Far North Queensland 2018

Travel Blog

Katherine Warriner

Trip Report Daintree tour

Up very early for a 7am pickup for the Daintree tour. Dean was our driver and guide and he was amazing. Very knowledgeable about the area and so passionate about the environment. Picked up 6 other people in Port Douglas and set off for Mossman Gorge.

Katherine Warriner

Trip Report Quiet day with cocktails

Breakfast in the apartment - loose term. Needs some enhancements- scissors, a chopping board, normal glasses, a comfortable mattress! Off to the Port Douglas markets which were much better than the Kuranda ones. Wandered around with mum looking at st

Katherine Warriner

Trip Report Kuranda – not how I remembered it

Up early and down the coast to Kuranda in the hills above Cairns. So not how I remembered it. Last time it had crafty, arty stalls all over the place and a lovely village feel. This time....not so much. Touristy and commercial and full of tat aimed a

Katherine Warriner

Trip Report Happy Birthday to Me

Breakfast in the Hi Tide Cafe right on the beach at the top end of 4 mile beach. Delicious smashed avo and coffee. Then a walk up and down the Main Street, stopping for a cold juice. Bought nothing! Took a drive up to the lookout as the town had been

Katherine Warriner

Trip Report Food tour

Very uncomfortable night on a mattress that sinks at one end and pokes you with springs at the other end. Hopefully I’ll sleep better tonight. Up early to the sound of some kind of tropical bush rooster that squawked for about half an hour. Dozed

Katherine Warriner

Leaving Tomorrowtesting out the new travel diary. Dropped Annie at the cattery this morning. Sad and quiet at home without her.

Katherine Warriner

Trip Report Heading to the tropics

After a very quiet night without Annie we were up very early for a 5:45am Uber pick up to arrive at the airport by 7am. Not much traffic on the road so made excellent time. Met Mum and Dad, checked in and made our way through security where, again, M

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