Category Archives: Day Trip

Day 222 – A tour of Bohol island including a visit to the tarsier sanctuary and the chocolate hills

We’ve had an action packed day with our very own chauffeur. Having booked the trip yesterday, we were told that a day trip around the island would only be possible with the rental of a car and driver for the … Continue reading

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Day 196 – A rocky ride to the Great Barrier Reef

A visit to Cairns or indeed Australia just wouldn’t be complete without a trip to the Great Barrier Reef. Having booked the trip the other day, we were notified yesterday that the boat that we had booked was broken and … Continue reading

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Day 187 – Bondi to Coogee coastal walk

Another must-do whilst we’re in Sydney is visiting the famous Bondi Beach. Slightly overcast, we decided to head there anyway as it was our last full day with Alan before making our way up the east coast. To get to … Continue reading

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Day 185 – Australian Reptile Park, an alternative to Steve Irwin’s Australia zoo?

One of the must do’s in Australia is visiting Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo. With tickets priced at A$59, this would be a very pricey day trip. A cheaper alternative to this is going to the Australian Reptile Park which is … Continue reading

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Day 184 – Street art on Cockatoo Island

Back into Sydney today and we’re headed to Cockatoo Island, an UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Sydney Harbour. The island is the largest of all the islands in the harbour and was originally home to a shipping yard built by … Continue reading

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