Town of 1770

1770 Accomodation - Agnes WaterSituated in Central Queensland at the beginning of the Great Barrier Reef, and nestled on the western side of a beautiful peninsula, overlooking one of the most magnificent views of Bustard Bay and Round Hill Creek you will find one of the last of its kind: a picturesque seaside village known as “The Town of 1770”.

Named after Captain Cook’s and the crew of the HMS Endeavour’s landing in Queensland on the 24th of May 1770, the town and surrounding area have much to offer to history fans, nature lovers and anyone who needs to relax and want to enjoy nature at its best. The unspoiled landscape has changed little since the Captain and his crew arrived and still offers beautiful vistas and tranquil waters, which are ideal for scuba diving and snorkeling.

Outside of being peaceful and idyllic, the area has a perfect climate with all year around temperatures ranging from 21 C to 30 C. The more than 300 days of bright sunshine and the area’s preserved wildlife and vegetation, make long walks interesting and most enjoyable. The magnificent coastline is renowned for rock and estuary fishing and these same waters will also make any surfing fanatic feel at home. Charter companies organize day cruises and flights to the outer Great Barrier Reef, which is the world’s largest coral reef system. Boats will take you to the nearby Lady Musgrave Island, a 14 hectare coral cay in the Great Barrier Reef or Lady Elliot Island, Fitzroy Reef, Pancake Creek, which are included in the list of renowned tourist attractions. As you already are on an excursion, why not make a stop at the state heritage protected and historic Bustard Head Lighthouse, which is legendary for its tragic history of shipwrecks, murder, abduction, suicide and drownings, marking the lives of its light house keeper and their families.

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New Caledonia – Witnessing the True Beauty of Nature and Making Unforgettable Memories

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If you want to get away from all the stress of work or school, then taking a break and enjoying a holiday in a perfect island would be the best idea ever and that island is New Caledonia. Basically, New Caledonia is located in the South Pacific which was first founded in 1774 by Captain Cook. This heavenly island is quite a combination of primitive and sophistication and is considered to be the third biggest island in the region. What makes this island more attractive and very tropical is with the fact that it is being surrounded by the world’s largest lagoon.
With all of its amazing beaches, this place provides the perfect holiday vacation as well as a very exceptional experience. New Caledonia is known to be an archipelago that is made by the main island that is called Grand Terre, Isle of Pines, Loyalty Islands and other more small captivating islets.
You will also witness Melanesian tradition and architecture, as well as combination of French influence, thus creating a European style of uniqueness and elegance. In addition, the place also gives out a wide variety of animal and botanical species and is at the number 4 spot of the richest area in the world when it comes to biodiversity, as well as different animal and plant species.
New Caledonia is a picturesque place beyond everyone’s imagination. With the breath-taking mountain views and tropical forests, delightful lakes and remarkable waterfalls, green fields and wide open areas, are just a few of the many scenes you will witness here. Taking a dip in turquoise colored waters, diving around stunning corals and walking on the beautiful golden sand beaches will definitely bring forth a very magical experience over the holiday. Truly New Caledonia is the perfect place to be spending the holiday vacation with the people you love.

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Top 10 Best Islands in The World

Watch this video about the best islands in the world.

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Top Island Destinations

I love holidays and my favorite kind are those that involve the sun, the sand and the sea. Who doesn’t dream of giving up their regular lives and moving to a gorgeous island to lie in the sand and watch beautiful sunsets day after day? While it may not be possible to escape to an island for all eternity, they make great holiday destinations. I’ve described 5 wonderful island holidays below. There is something for everyone -panoramic views and isolation, or an adventurous holiday, or just a fun and energetic vibe, these islands have it all. (more…)

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PARADISE beautiful Exotic Beaches

Check out this video of some of the best exotic island beaches.

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Traveling to Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia’s second largest city, just ahead of Brisbane, is known as one of the world’s most vibrant and fascinating metropolitan centers.. Melbourne boasts a mild climate, great weather, a wealth of historical sites and many iconic landmarks. Often considered Australia’s cultural capital, Melbourne is home to a wide array of museums, art galleries, theaters and cultural institutions. With so much to do and see, visitors will never find themselves bored in this dynamic and vibrant city. With its stunning architecture, plentiful attractions and landmarks and interesting neighborhoods, Melbourne is one of Australia’s gems. Visiting it should be on the top of every international traveler’s list, so always have an eye out for cheap flights to Melbourne so you can cross that of yours.

Melbourne is located in southeastern Australia and is the capital of the state of Victoria. The city is renowned for its pleasant weather and mild, sunny climate. Transportation to Melbourne is available by land, sea and air. The city boasts many cultural centers and historical sites as well as a thriving sports culture.
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Island Rangali

Island Rangali is one of 26 of the Maldives Islands extending down from the southern coastline of India. Island Rangali offers pure and exquisite views unmatched from anywhere else in the world. Vacationers are able to unwind and enjoy one of the last pure settings on earth.

Rangali and her sister island, Rangalifinolhu are very near to each with a footbridge connecting the two islands. Conrad Maldives Resort and Spa is located on both islands. Crystal clear waters are a travelers delight with snorkeling and diving among the native plants and sea life. The sea waters are filled with amazing sights such as turtles, manta rays, and living coral reefs.

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