Headed to Cairns or Far North Queensland? We've compiled a list of the top swimming holes and best beaches in Cairns to help you beat the heat and soak up some scenery.
Great Barrier Reef
The Great Barrier Reef's not a beach by itself but rather lies along a strip of beaches
Deep in the oldest surviving rainforest in the world lies a magical waterfall accessible by train or skyrail. Barron Falls rests (and sometimes rages) in one of Australia's national parks -- Barron Gorge -- near Cairns and Kuranda in Queensland.
Falls Facts and Highlights
lies within Barron Gorge National Park as
Dragon rarely gets to make friends with other creatures who are most like him, so when he first heard that there are wingless dragons (that's what he calls crocs) living in the Australian rainforest (and that there's a boat that will take you to visit their lair) he didn't waste
Deep in the Daintree Rainforest lies a village that's been home to the Djabugay Aboriginal people for more than 10,000 years but has over the last century become an increasingly popular Australian tourist attraction. So, of course, we flew over to find out just why. Here's our resulting top 10 list
Every once in a while, a dragon gets tired of flying and prefers to explore the rainforest canopy with a little added help from something classy and exciting. Like a spaceship. Or a wizard's broom. Or maybe even a skyrail. At Cairns Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, you can soar high amongst
Bali is known as the Island of the Gods. By name alone, that seems like such a fitting place for a dragon to explore, doesn't it? That's why when Allison from Flights to Fancy invited Adventure Dragon to tag along on a journey to the beautiful but mysterious land, the little guy wasted
We've had a lot of adventures here at Adventure Dragon. We've swam with sharks, made friends with a unicorn, and even defended the city from gargoyles while playing a virtual reality game on a real life roller coaster. But none compare to fulfilling our Harry Potter dreams by enrolling in a
Wait. How can a wizard school be real?
Cuz you know...magic and stuff...
The trick? College of Wizardry is a LARP -- or live action role playing -- event. The easiest way to explain it, if you're not already familiar with LARPs, is to say that it's kinda like being in a
When we first learned that Disney had plans to build a park based on the magical world of Pandora from the film Avatar, Dragon's face lit up wings fluttered with excitement. In the past, he's been lucky enough to save a city from gargoyles and even make friends with goblins at
When your best friend is a dragon, you get to meet all sorts of people. Everyone wants to take the little guy on adventures. That's how he ended up doing crazy things like swimming with sharks without a protective cage and even searching for jaguars in Belize's jungle. Now his latest exploration has