Tropical holidays for families

by on July 16, 2010
in Destinations, Queensland

As I’m typing the skies here are weighed down with heavy, dark clouds.  The wind is chilling the already cool air so that the apparent temperature is a grand 1.0°C.  The kids have the TV turned up loud so the rain on the roof doesn’t drown out the sound.  Who can blame me for daydreaming about tropical holidays?

When I think tropical I automatically think Queensland.  Being so large, the choices up there are pretty huge.

For a southerner like me, at the moment a pool in my cousins’ backyard in Brisbane could pass as tropical.  But the real tropicalness is found in Tropical North Queensland (not all that surprising).  The good folk up there call it paradise and it’s not hard to see why.  Take a look: Read more