Monthly Archives: July 2011

Day 7 – Expenses this trip / Site to see next trip

Prepaid Expenses Total:   $81,890 Flights:   LAX/Cairns/LAX   $66002   PHX/LAX/PHX   $3364   2 Walkabouts within Australia   $1272 Vacation Packages:   4 Day Cairns Discovery (Superior)   $4556   2 Day Red Center Explorer Tour   $1940 Travel Insurance:  $3364 Passports/Visas:   $870 Attractions:   Cairns Tropical … Continue reading

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Day 7 – This is my last vacation post cause we’re going home.

Final pictures are of the waterfront of Cairns, a view from our room of Cairns when we first arrived, and the last is an aerial view of Cairns. We will be leaving Cairns at 11:00 pm tonight (Saturday), and will … Continue reading

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Day 6 – 2nd overnighter in Alice Springs / Hot Air Balloon Ride

It has been amazing! We have seen it all, at least it seems like we have. We enjoyed a 30 minute hot air balloon ride. We are staying one more night and then start making our way home tomorrow.

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Day 3 – Scenic Raidway and Skyrail cableway (2nd entry)

Here are some of the spectacular views we saw today. Floating along in our Rainforest Dream!

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Day 5 – Kata Tjuta National Park and then on to Alice Springs

Here is local art, selling for $525. I am not sure what those people are doing. This trip has been so full of life, energy, and color. But I am on my last legs.

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Day 3 – Scenic Railway, Skyrail, and a Visit to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park

We were picked up from the hotel and transfered to the Kuranda Scenic Railway. Once again, the view was breathtaking. We saw waterfalls, traveled over many bridges, and were in the mist of a rainforest… YESTERDAY  it was the Great … Continue reading

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My 7 Day Virtual Trip to Australia

We landed in Cairns on the 17th of July at 12:25. Just in time for lunch, but first we checked into our hotel; very nice. We left Los Angeles at 11:50 pm on the 15th of July. It took us a total of 19 … Continue reading

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