Fitch Hatton Gorge, Mackay, QLD, Australia

When your on your way to Cairns from Brisbane you go through Mackay.  One trip about 60km west of Mackay worth checking out is the Finch Hatton Gorge, Waterfall and Rainforest.  A great place to stay is the Finch Hatton Gorge Cabins.  4×4 needed in the wet season, but in the dryer months a normalContinue reading “Fitch Hatton Gorge, Mackay, QLD, Australia”

Jelly Fish Lake, Palau, Micronesia

One thing in life that you should add to your bucket list, is the amazing place that is the Rock Islands and Jelly Fish Lake of Palau in Micronesia.  I visited here in Easter 2013 on a Scuba Diving Journey, it is quite simply one of those places that is “Out of this World”.  MoreContinue reading “Jelly Fish Lake, Palau, Micronesia”

Beechworth, VIC, Australia

Beechworth is a nice little town nestled in the foot hills of the Victorian Snow Region in North East Victoria.  Its famous for its Gold rush in the 1850s and the amazing Beechworth Bakery.  I highly recommend the bakery as one of the best in Victoria for the great Australian Meat Pie. May is aContinue reading “Beechworth, VIC, Australia”

Byron Bay Hinterland, NSW, Australia

Everybody who visits Byron Bay in NSW raves about the famous beaches like Wategoes.  However some of the best parts or attractions can be found in the Hinterland.  From the Pacific Highway (or soon to be Old Pacific Hwy) there is a lookout point off Coolamon Scenic Drive with great scenic vistas of the whole cauldronContinue reading “Byron Bay Hinterland, NSW, Australia”

Kiama, NSW, Australia

These photos were taken on the NSW coast, south of Sydney in a little town called Kiama.  I stayed here in May 2013 at The Sebel Kiama, which is a nice pleasant Hotel right on the door step of the town harbour.   Very comfortable rooms and, quiet and away from any main roads, veryContinue reading “Kiama, NSW, Australia”

Casterton Vic, Australia Hay Bales

After a flight from Brisbane to Adelaide (2000km) then a long 5hr drive to just the other side of the SA / VIC Border I stumbled past this paddock with Hay Bales at about 8:30pm on a Monday nite.  I actually drove past it for about 5 km before I decided, nope that looked likeContinue reading “Casterton Vic, Australia Hay Bales”

Cinqua Terre – Five Lands, Italy

Walk the Cinqua Terre – Five Towns or Five Lands, and enjoy the magical five towns.  Each village has its own subelties that make each beautiful and worth checking out.  If your not up for the approx. 10km walk you can catch the train the links each village for just a few euro.