My adventures

Sailaway Sunset Cruise Port Douglas

Sailaway Sunset Cruise Port Douglas   Earlier this month, before the Coronavirus pandemic got quite so out of hand, I was lucky enough to go on a sunset cruise with Sailaway, along with my friend Izzy who was visiting from the UK. Having previously enjoyed Sailaway's outer reef day trip, I already knew that they… Continue reading Sailaway Sunset Cruise Port Douglas

Travel advice

5 Tips to enjoy Port Douglas on a Budget

5 Tips to enjoy Port Douglas on a Budget Travelling around Australia can get incredibly expensive, so many people are looking for ways to cut costs. It's important to find the balance between making the most of the location and not over-spending. It's also essential to avoid wasting money on things that you'll regret. Here… Continue reading 5 Tips to enjoy Port Douglas on a Budget

flagstaff hill lookout port douglas
Travel advice, Travel guides

5 Rainy Day Activities in Port Douglas

5 Rainy Day Activities in Port Douglas   Visiting Port Douglas during the dry season often means endless clear, sunny days filled with beach trips, reef trips, and Daintree tours. However, many visitors choose to make their way to Port Douglas during the wet season, particularly in school holidays. On a particularly rainy day, this… Continue reading 5 Rainy Day Activities in Port Douglas

My adventures

Plot Twist – Port Douglas Staycation

Plot Twist - Port Douglas Staycation With two weeks off work, Conor and I had been planning a camping trip for some time, even purchasing an awesome new tent, second awning for the car, and a huge esky. However, disaster struck and our car radiator developed a leak. There was no chance of repairing the… Continue reading Plot Twist – Port Douglas Staycation

Travel guides

Top 5 Day Trips From Port Douglas

Top 5 Day Trips From Port Douglas   As much as I adore Port Douglas itself, I love getting out and about for a good day trip. The best part is that there are so many amazing ones to choose from. You can opt to book organised tours or do what I tend to do… Continue reading Top 5 Day Trips From Port Douglas

port douglas sunset
Travel advice

Why You Need to Add Port Douglas to Your Australia Bucket List

Why You Need to Add Port Douglas to Your Australia Bucket List It's funny, I had never even heard even heard of Port Douglas a couple of years ago, even though I had been in Australia for a few months. Yet as soon as I came here I never wanted to leave. I see so… Continue reading Why You Need to Add Port Douglas to Your Australia Bucket List

Travel thoughts

March Reflection

March Reflection Congratulations, you have made it through another week, and (almost) another month! Where did the time go?! March has flown by for me. You may be aware that I decided to do a little reflection at the end of each month – see what I’ve achieved and what I have been up to,… Continue reading March Reflection

port douglas sunset view from rex smeal park
My adventures, Travel thoughts

My favourite spots in Port Douglas

My favourite spots in Port Douglas Around 11 months ago I visited Port Douglas in Far North Queensland, Australia on holiday, and I loved it so much that when I came to live here. It didn't take long to fall in love with the hot, sunny weather, beautiful beach, friendly people and relaxed lifestyle. It's… Continue reading My favourite spots in Port Douglas

sydney harbour bridge and opera house
Goals, My adventures

My Travel Goals

My Travel Goals: Visit Every State of Australia As you may have guessed, one of my great passions in life is travel. Therefore it makes sense that a lot of my goals in life revolve around travel, too. Whilst I have a long list of places I'd love to visit, and adventures and experiences that… Continue reading My Travel Goals

Natural infinity pool at Davies creek falls, in davies creek national park, mareeba, tablelands, far north queensland.
My adventures

Davies Creek Falls

Davies Creek Falls You may have noticed from my blog that I'm a bit of a serial waterfall chaser. Since I moved to Tropical North Queensland a few months ago, I've had more and more opportunities to indulge this. Yet however many breathtaking waterfalls I visit, it doesn't get any less exciting, and every time… Continue reading Davies Creek Falls