I don’t know where to begin. Be ready for a long post. Part I: What is Fraser Island? Fraser Island is a large sand island; possibly the largest in the world. In the center is a large rainforest dotted with lush tropical lakes and open expansive sand dunes. Around its edges are many miles of beautiful but deadly beaches. The island is also home to many amazing animals, including but not limited to, tropical birds, deadly snakes and spiders, and most importantly dingos. Dingos are basically wild free…

After the Gold Coast I once again took a bus further north to a little town called Noosa. This big red bus has literally become my second home. I particularly enjoy my bus trips. They have iPod chargers, wifi, interesting people, and comfortable seats. Noosa was my favorite part of Australia thus far. It is a small town situated right between the beach and a beautiful national park. It is entirely walkable and super quiet. Its layout is similar to Byron Bay, but it much more affluent and…

The Gold Coast is the exact opposite of Byron Bay. Its huge with massive sky rises, big hotels, theme parks, and fancy night clubs. I was only there for two nights and one day. Consequently I don’t have much to say. I spent my first night there on an overpriced bar crawl.