With my breakfast of an orange consumed and coffee made for the road I was pleased to see that I was not travelling to the airport alone. A young lad from Scotland was in the van with me. We'd chatted briefly the night before and he was heading home after a bit of a holiday before going to work for his dad.
Customs in Cairns went smoothly and after finding the shuttle counter I was soon in a minivan heading toward my accommodations for the next three nights.
The first order of the day was to obtain an Australian sim card for my phone. It is important that I am
Back in the room I had a snack and set up the phone and then headed out for a walk... I'll let the pictures speak for themselves...
Around 6pm I headed out again to find some supper and ended up eating at a little cafe on the
I took my time strolling back to the room - wandered through the market and then along the boardwalk back to the hotel where I grabbed a beer and headed to the hot tub where I met two Aussies from Melbourne who were waiting for their lady friends to return from shopping.
Once they found out I was not a Yankee they opened up and we had a great chat about the Australia economy, the current refugee crisis, American
I'll soon be off to bed for tomorrow I am off dirt-biking in the rain forest ... on the Sabbath Road... pictures will of course follow...