Journals Great Barrier Reef

Passions of Paradise: Corny Name, Brilliant Trip

Created by stomps on August 11, 2006 Best of IgoUgo

8 Reviews

This was our day trip of choice on the Great Barrier Reef. It offered amazing snorkeling at secluded locations, and I enjoyed every minute!

Snorkelling on the Reef

Created by thebigfella on October 14, 2003

1 Review

During a holiday in Australia, we decided to fly up to Cairns and take a trip out to the reef for a taste of Barrier Reef snorkeling.

Diving the Great Barrier Reef

Created by keedwardsiii on October 3, 2003

1 Review

Poseidon, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia 34 Macrossan Street Main: 61 7 4099 4772 Fx: 61 7 4099 4134

Cruise the Great Barrier Reef

Created by rxshine on July 18, 2003

1 Story

Take a four-day cruise on from Townsville Australia to Cairns via the Great Barrier Reef on the Coral Princess. Cruise took in a few islands and a stop at the Great Barrier Reef. Accommodations were comfortable, food was good and stops were interesting. We got to snorkel every day.

Green Island Resort, Great Barrier Reef

Created by onequest on January 12, 2002

5 Reviews

Green Island Resort is located approximately 1 hour by Catamaran from Cairns, Australia. Both day trippers and overnight guests visit the island. Guests choose from scuba, snorkeling, glass bottom boat rides, visiting the underwater observatory and the crocodile farm, and bush walking along the trails.

The week I thought I was from Atlantis

Created by kiminhalifax on October 29, 2001

5 Reviews
1 Story

We spent a total of 4 days on the Great Barrier Reef, with a combination of liveaboard accommodations and a day trip.

Lady Elliot Island, a gem on Great Barrier Reef

Created by scharpfac on May 9, 2001

5 Reviews

Lady Elliot is the southernmost point on the Great Barrier Reef. This wonderful little coral cay is so small you can walk around the ENTIRE island in under an hour! Only 140 people are allowed on the island at a time.

The Remote But Great Barrier Reef

Created by Gil Z on November 2, 2000

1 Review

I became the poster child for Murphy's Law at the Great Barrier Reef. I assumed the world's largest living thing would be easy to visit. I was disappointed. It's not. I expected something would go wrong. Unfortunately, four of my five planned dive days were canceled. Murphy's Law, squared.

The Great Great Barrier Reef

Created by ozzie on October 21, 2000

1 Review

A tale of a wonderful weekend at one of the world's most luxurious resorts and one of its most beautiful islands too -- Hayman Island in the Great Barrier Reef.

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