Palm Fringed Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation, Australia

I couldn’t help but share this stunning image I captured while visiting Cape Tribulation in North Queensland. It’s like a dream. Have you ever seen anything like it before? I love natural uncombed beaches lined with plam trees rather than buildings. Cape Tribulation was everything I dreamed it would be and more; I can’t wait to return. What other beaches have you seen that have taken your breath away because of their natural beauty and mystery?

Cape Tribulation

Cairns to Cape Tribulation with Active Tropics Explorer

Rex Lookout

Rex Lookout

The locally owned and operated eco certified Active Tropics Explorer took me on a breathtaking day trip to the Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation, Mossman Gorge, and beyond. The fully loaded North East tour departed Cairns and traveled through stunning Port Douglas, historic Cook Town, and all the way to World Heritage Listed Cape Tribulation and the oldest living World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest. Active Tropics Explorer showed me the best of what North Eastern Queensland has to offer. As we traveled further North in Eastern Australia, we left the stop lights and civilization behind us to embrace the calm and tranquility of marrdja (rainforest or jungle) and jindalba (foot of the mountain). Continue reading