Action-packed Australia travel itineraries for every length of trip

During our family’s gap year trip around the world, we spent a generous seven weeks touring around Australia, hitting five different states including countless cities, towns, villages and national parks. For most of the world, Australia is not close or inexpensive to get to – we figured we might as well explore as much as … Read more

Your 5 day Australia adventure in Port Douglas

If you’re like most visitors to Australia, your early travel planning mostly consists of seeing the Sydney Opera House and the Great Barrier Reef. Solid goals! If the reef is in your plans, give yourself a few days to explore all that far north Queensland has to offer – it’s where the rainforest meets the … Read more

The best way to visit Kuranda, the village in Australia’s rainforest

The rainforests of far North Queensland, Australia have been home to Aboriginal communities for over ten thousand years. So much of visiting this unique area is about appreciating the beauty, life and utility of the rainforest inside and out – a rare opportunity for most of us from the big cities of the Western world. … Read more

Quicksilver Reef Cruises: the best way to see the Great Barrier Reef with kids

Are you wondering how you can experience the magic of the Great Barrier Reef with kids in tow? Quicksilver Reef Cruises has you covered! Read on to learn about options for every level of swimmers and non-swimmers! See why it’s the best choice for visiting the Great Barrier Reef from Port Douglas with kids.