• Alexandra lookout cape tribulation how to go

    ROAD TRIP TO CAPE TRIBULATION – AUSTRALIA

    Cape Tribulation is a spectacular destination embedded between the Daintree Rainforest on one side and the Great Barrier Reef on the other.  There’s a handful of accommodations in the area, for those who plan to spend some days in this tropical getaway. However, despite being located in a remote area far from urban centers, it is also reachable on a day trip via a three-hour-ride from Cairns. So here’s the best sights and activities on the way to Cape Tribulation and how to make the most of your time. GREAT BARRIER REEF DRIVE The 140-km-stretch connecting Cairns to Cape Tribulation will leave you breathless the more you go North. After leaving…

  • Cairns Tropical North Queensland what to do

    CAIRNS, TROPICAL NORTH QUEENSLAND – AUSTRALIA

    When thinking about Australia, the red sand of the outback is one of the first things coming to mind and talking about the tropics may sound weird. However, Australia’s northeastern tip is home to a tropical area like no other in the world: rainforests, large rivers, golden beaches, lakes and waterfalls, palm trees, and a unique flora&fauna characterize the surrounding of Cairns, the major city in the north of Queensland, better referred to as Tropical North Queensland (TNQ) or Far North Queensland (FNQ). Indeed, we are located far from Australia’s biggest cities, Melbourne is about 3.000 km away… WHAT TO DO IN CAIRNS, TROPICAL NORTH QUEENSLAND The weather in TNQ…

  • PACIFIC HOTEL CAIRNS – REVIEW

    Our experience in Australia began in Cairns, Far North Queensland. Here we had the opportunity to get a first impression of Australian hospitality, being guests at Pacific Hotel Cairns. After some time travelling on-the-road we couldn’t find a better place where to enjoy all the comforts of a 4-star hotel stay. PACIFIC HOTEL CAIRNS Cairns is the major city in Far North Queensland, also called Tropical North Queensland. We prefer the latter expression more because it describes perfectly its whereabouts. Cairns is in fact located at the door step of Australian tropical rainforest, with a warm weather all year round. Other than the rainforest, plenty of unique natural attractions fill the…