If you are visiting the Whitsundays Australia, why not enjoy a multi-beach break by getting to know the best Whitsunday beaches to make time for.
The Whitsundays, QLD, Australia
Complete isolation on Dingo Beach in the Whitsundays Region Australia
The path leading to Hideaway Beach in the Whitsunday Region
Front seat view in the helicopter over Hill Inlet Whitsundays
There is no doubt that the Whitsundays have some of the most stunning beaches in the world. If you have seen photographs of the purest white silica sand and brilliant turquoise waters, a visit to this region will not disappoint. The sand really is that colour and the water really is that clear. But there isn’t just one great beach to enjoy in this part of Australia’s east coast. Discover the 5 best Whitsunday beaches to make time for in your visit. Continue reading “5 Best Whitsunday Beaches”
There is no better way to enjoy the east coast of Australia than to sleep under the stars and swim from as many beaches as possible.
“Roads were made for journeys not destinations” – Confucius
Where To Swim And Sleep From Sydney To Cairns
Sleeping roadside in a campervan along Australia’s east coast
Mon Repos, QLD, Australia
Clairview, QLD, Australia
Are you looking for a guide to the best beaches and campsites for the ultimate east coast of Australia road trip? We’ll help you discover the best spots to lay your head and the best places to dip your toes, with a splash of history, heaps of wildlife and no crowds in sight. Continue reading “Epic East Coast of Australia Road Trip”
A Photo Collection of some of the most scenic locations to enjoy writing in. Add your own Writing Backdrops today.
Everywhere I visit, I write – Karen Rose
A Photo Collection
Pen, paper and treehouse days in England
Window seats make the BEST writing backdrops
The only thing that tops writing with a view, is writing with a SUNSET view
We love photos; planning them, taking them and flicking back through them. Our Photo Collections attempt to capture some of our favourite travel moments from across the globe, each with their own unique theme. This month, we want to share with you our first ever Photo Collection which of course had to be based on some of the amazing writing backdrops we’ve been lucky enough to enjoy on our global travels. Continue reading “Writing Backdrops”
From Cairns in QLD, discover what to see and do on a weekend road trip to the Daintree National Park. Plan your visit today.
“I’ve never found time spent amongst nature to be a waste of time” – Unknown
The Daintree National Park, QLD, Australia
Cape Tribulation, QLD, Australia
Cape Tribulation, QLD, Australia
The Daintree River, QLD, Australia
Road trips really are the best way to see anything in Australia outside of the cities. With an endless supply of National Parks on offer, there will always be something exciting to enjoy, a new route to try or a hidden gem to discover. Whether you’re a Cairns visitor or resident, there is one particular National Park that is simply unmissable from this east coast city; the world heritage listed Daintree National Park.
This diverse rainforest used to cover all of Australia and despite now covering a small percentage of land, it is home to species of wildlife not found anywhere else on earth. Don’t miss seeing where the rainforest meets the reef and marvelling at the residents of this strange place. Continue reading “A Daintree Rainforest Road Trip”
Get to know inspiring Katt Andryskova, a scuba-diving instructor contributing to ecotourism on the Comoros Island of Mohéli.
Ecotourism with Katt Andryskova
Bird’s eye view of Laka Lodge in Mohéli taken by Katt Andryskova
Beach clean ups in Mohéli taken by Katt Andryskova
Baby green turtles hatching in Mohéli taken by Katt Andryskova
At Get Up, Get Out There & Get Lost we are super passionate about ecotourism and stories from inspiring women travellers. We believe that by promoting sustainable tourism and sharing traveller stories that are focused on ecotourism, more travellers will be motivated to choose an eco-friendly destination, tour or cause when considering their holiday plans. This month, we have teamed up with Katt Andryskova, a scuba-diving instructor based on the Comoros Island of Mohéli, and asked her a series of questions to better understand what she does. Read on to learn more about this beautiful destination, the incredible ecotourism opportunities here and how you can support Katt’s work. Continue reading “Inspiring Women: Mohéli”
From Sydney in NSW, discover what to see and do on a weekend road trip to the Blue Mountains National Park. Plan your visit today.
“Those who lose dreaming are lost” – Aboriginal Proverb
Camping in Blue Mountains National Park on our road trip Australia with Travellers Autobarn
Blue Mountain views in Blue Mountains National Park NSW Australia
The Scenic Walkway at Scenic World
Blue Mountains Australia
Road trips really are the best way to see anything in Australia outside of the cities. With an endless supply of National Parks on offer, there will always be something exciting to enjoy, a new route to try or a hidden gem to discover. Whether you’re a Sydney visitor or resident, there is one particular National Park that is simply unmissable from this bustling harbour city; the Blue Mountains National Park. Continue reading “Blue Mountains National Park”
Seek out these Cairns restaurants if you are travelling vegan in Australia.
“Eat well. Travel often.” – Unknown
Top 5 Plant-Based Foods and Drinks
Rusty’s market in Cairns is ideal for sourcing local fruits and vegetables
Cairns is a diverse mix of rainforest mountains, unique marine life and a lively backpacker culture.
Lafew Kombucha Bar’s Earth Burger made with all plant-based ingredients
Travelling vegan is not always easy but Australia is definitely one country that is fully embracing plant-based food.
Cairns in Tropical North Queensland is a city surrounded by not only natural beauty, but also an abundance of natural produce. You might be visiting for the waterfalls to the south, the rainforest to the north or the famous Great Barrier Reef that hugs the coast but it would be a complete waste to leave without sampling the region’s exotic fruits and vegetables. Excellent plant-based food compliments a trip to an area of such natural beauty, perfectly. These vegan Cairns restaurants literally give you a taste of the local area whilst helping to support local growers, preserve marine life and sustain natural resources. Read on for our top 5 plant-based food and drink options in Cairns, including menu recommendations too.
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