Port Douglas is a town on the Coral Sea in the tropical far north of Queensland, Australia. It’s known for its beach resorts and as a base for visits to both the Great Barrier Reef, the world’s largest reef system, and Daintree National Park, home to biodiverse rainforest.
The Barron Falls (Aboriginal: Din Din) is a steep tiered cascade waterfall on the Barron River located where the river descends from the Atherton Tablelands to the Cairns coastal plain, in Queensland, Australia.
In 2009 as part of the Q150 celebrations, the Barron Falls was announced as one of the Q150 Icons of Queensland for its role as a “Natural attraction”
Enjoy the Airlie Beach Lagoon
Between the palm-fringed beach and the main street is a huge man-made lagoon where you can swim all year round. Lifeguards are on duty during daylight hours. There’s a kids’ pool and the surrounding parkland has lots of shade and free barbecues.
One of the most internationally famous locations is the Cairns Esplanade, the long park along the coast of the city that forms the city waterfront. The beach is mostly mud, actually something of a recent development caused by the complex effects of dredging the harbour
Perhaps the curiosity provoked by this strange tree comes from the fact that the fruit appears to be developing straight from the trunk of the tree as opposed to normal fruit trees like the apple, but also in that the fruit has a truly awful stench to it,
http://jr-miyajimaferry.co.jp/en Great Torii ferry services, which take you closest to the Great Torii, operate from Miyajima-guchi from 9:10 a.m. to 4:10 p.m. JR Miyajima Ferry lets you enjoy a front view of Itsukushima Shrine through the Great Torii, and take photos of these two notable features together from the sea. The Great Torii is wellContinue reading “Miyajima Ferry”
https://matcha-jp.com/en/4409 Japan Railways (JR) has the most extensive network of train lines running both within and between Japan’s cities. JR is also the company running the shinkansen (bullet train) lines. If you have a JR Rail Pass, you can use it to travel very cost-efficiently on all the JR lines, including the Shinkansen lines, in any area of the country. https://matcha-jp.com/en/4409?page=2 RememberContinue reading “Tokyo…..Railway Network”
https://japancheapo.com/locations/aomori/ If you decide to go to one place in Aomori it should probably be Hirosaki. At the center of the Tsugaru plain in the shadow of Mount Iwaki (known as the Tsugaru Fuji) Hirosaki has twice the character of the much larger Aomori City and Hachinohe put together. As the capital of the TsugaruContinue reading “Aomori Japan”
https://vacationniseko.com/news/hokkaido-road-trip-furano-and-biei Lavender Field at Hinode Park….Located in the upper Furano, Hinode Park is a municipal lavender park run by the Kamifurano town. Often overlooked by visitors, the view from the park’s little hill is spectacular. It is highly recommended to visit Hinode Park in the morning and beat the crowds that will gather when the first buses comesContinue reading “Hokkaido Road Trip 2 to Furano”