Beaches is another place we got vouchers for when we booked our tours through Wicked Travel so again, $18 per night for an 8-bed dorm was an offer we just couldn’t really refuse. The dorms usually start at $25 per night and go up in price for the smaller dorms and private rooms. Both rooms … More Hostel Review: Beaches Backpackers, Airlie Beach
1. See dolphins at sunset, just off the coast of Koh Phi Phi. 2. Sail the Whitsundays and Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef. 3. See the New Years Eve fireworks in Sydney. 4. Drive around Fraser Island in a 4WD Jeep. 5. Stand up on a surf board!
We arrived in Airlie Beach super early on Monday morning, after a very sleepless overnight bus journey, and luckily we were able to check straight into our hostel, where we just crashed out until the afternoon. The it was off to the OZ Sail office to check in and find out what we needed to … More Sailing The Whitsundays!
When you step off the Greyhound bus, there are a whole host of bus touts waiting to greet you and take you to their hostel. One of those hostels is Beachside Backpackers 1770, a quaint and homely little place, close to all the ‘action’ of Agnes Water. Upon arrival we had a few issues with … More Hostel Review: Beachside Backpackers 1770, Agnes Water/1770
Fraser Island really took it out of us, so we were so ready for a few days to just spend chilling out not doing much. Agnes Water (town of 1770) was our next destination and we arrived at about 6 pm after a four hour bus ride from Hervey Bay. When we got to our … More A Few Fun Days In Agnes Water/1770
Just a quick post to say we have made it to 100 days since we left home…bring on the next 100!
For the last couple of day’s I’ve been stranded on an island…Fraser Island that is. I went on a guided self-drive tour for three days and two nights and it was absolutely epic! I met some awesome people, and saw some incredible things…who could ask for a better week?
After our relaxing few days in Rainbow Beach, we were more than ready for a bit of adventure on Fraser Island! We got the bus mid-afternoon and arrived in Hervey Bay a couple of hours later, having already met a couple of girls on the bus who would be doing our Fraser tour with us. … More Revving It On Fraser Island
We arrived in Rainbow Beach on Friday afternoon, and after 3 amazing days out in the bush in Noosa we were absolutely exhausted. So our first night was spent just cooking dinner and chilling out in the hammocks at our hostel, Pippies Beachhouse. On Saturday we had a lovely lie in, after a proper night’s … More No Rain In Rainbow Beach!
Our last few days in Surfers Paradise were much of the same. The rain didn’t let up until Thursday, which just happened to be Australia Day, so we headed to the beach to meet Eugene and Lucas, our friends from Byron Bay. It was a sweet afternoon, just spent chilling with friends in the (tiny … More Crazy/Lazy Days In Brisbane