Oz VII: The Great Barrier Reef & Daintree Rainforest

Tropical North Queensland January 24th: Where the Rainforest Meets the Reef As soon as we landed in North Queensland we instantly noticed the change of terrain and climate. We saw lush rainforest covered hills descend into the teal blue ocean littered with dark patches of reef and a small, yet robust city and port. Cairns was originally a sugar mill town overrun with … Continue reading Oz VII: The Great Barrier Reef & Daintree Rainforest

Lombok I: Gili Islands & Scuba diving

Adventure Duo visits the Gili Islands After our experience in central and northern Bali we decided (based on fellow travelers advice) to spend a week (11/2-11/8) on one of the tiny islands off the northwest coast of the island Lombok, Indonesia. The archipelago of three islands is made up of Gili Trawangan, Gili Meno and Gili Air. … Continue reading Lombok I: Gili Islands & Scuba diving