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Cairns Coastal Highlands

I got a little side-tracked since I began writing about my trip to Tropical North Queensland, but I have one last part of our amazing trip to describe. After going on a snorkel trip to the Great Barrier Reef from Port-Douglas, we made our way back south towards Cairns. On our final night in TNQ […]

Sauble Beach, Ontario

A couple of weeks ago, I went for a week-long holiday to Sauble Beach with my sister, my mother and my aunt. The beach is located on Lake Huron, and at seven miles long, is the second longest fresh water beach in the world. We were lucky to have great weather up until the day […]

Exploring Tropical North Queensland part 2: Cape Tribulation and the Great Barrier Reef

After our tour of the Daintree river to spot the local crocs, my boyfriend and I set off north for Cape Tribulation,  where the rainforest meets the reef. We drove up the the ferry that crosses the Daintree river and through the 160 million year-old Daintree forest. The drive was beautiful. As we drove further […]

Adventures in Tropical North Queensland – part 1

A few weeks ago, I went on a mini-holiday with my boyfriend to Tropical North Queensland (TNQ).   We flew up to Cairns from Brisbane, rented a car, and set off on our little adventure. We didn’t have much time (only 4 or 5 days), so I tried to plan our itinerary in advance so […]


Being from Canada and having grown up nowhere near the ocean, going to the beach is always a treat for me, especially when the weather is warm and the water is not numbingly cold. So, one of my requests to my boyfriend for my Australian trip was to visit as many beaches as possible while […]

Travels Down Under

I have been in Australia since February 28th, visiting my lovely boyfriend and his family, and going on mini-holidays around Australia.  My home-base right now is sunny Brisbane, in Queensland. Being from Canada, I feel spoiled by the amazingly warm and sunny weather, and I am so happy to have been able to escape another […]