kuranda scenic rail, freshwater station
My adventures

Riding the Scenic Rail & Skyrail to Kuranda and back

Riding the Scenic Rail & Skyrail to Kuranda and back This week Conor and I decided to do two things that we had wanted to do for ages: the Kuranda Scenic Rail and the Skyrail. The scenic rail runs from Cairns to Kuranda and back, or you can do what we did and hop on… Continue reading Riding the Scenic Rail & Skyrail to Kuranda and back

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

My adventures

A Lovely Day Out at Cape Tribulation

A Lovely Day Out at Cape Tribulation Last week Conor and I decided to take a day trip to beautiful Cape Tribulation in the lush Daintree Rainforest, just a short drive from our home. A day in the Daintree is a must for anyone visiting Port Douglas and the surrounding area. The drive from Port… Continue reading A Lovely Day Out at Cape Tribulation

Travel guides

How to Choose a Great Barrier Reef Trip

How to Choose a Great Barrier Reef Trip No visit to beautiful, tropical Far North Queensland is complete without a trip to the iconic Great Barrier Reef. Personally I love going to the reef. I've been three times with three different companies, and each time was amazing. Plenty of visitors to the area are incredibly… Continue reading How to Choose a Great Barrier Reef Trip

window seat vs aisle seat
Travel advice

Aisle Seat vs. Window Seat: The Great Debate

Aisle Seat vs. Window Seat: The Great Debate I've always been a window seat kind of person. It just feels a little more private and less exposed. I love looking out of the window at take off and landing, plus I'm terrible at sleeping on planes and I just always felt that it's easier in… Continue reading Aisle Seat vs. Window Seat: The Great Debate

how to cope with jet lag
Travel advice

Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag

Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag I first came to Australia from England in 2016 with my partner, Conor. Despite crossing several time zones on the 25-hour journey, and me barely being able to sleep on planes at all, neither of us experienced jet lag. We landed at around 10pm, and wanted to go out… Continue reading Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag

singapore airport
My adventures, Reviews

Flying with Singapore Airlines

Flying with Singapore Airlines For my recent return trip from Cairns to Manchester, I flew with Singapore Air, economy class. I chose them because they were the cheapest option, however I had heard good things. My journey consisted of two flights each way. Cairns - Singapore takes around 6-7 hours, and Singapore - Manchester takes… Continue reading Flying with Singapore Airlines

Travel thoughts

10 Quotes to Inspire You to Travel

10 Quotes to Inspire You to Travel I've been crazy busy since being back in England, visiting all corners of the country to catch up with friends and family. So unfortunately that means I have missed two Sundays, which is so unlike me. I can't guarantee a post next week but things will return to… Continue reading 10 Quotes to Inspire You to Travel