How to visit the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday Islands in 2 days.

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This week we’re at Airlie beach – gateway to the southern part of the Great Barrier reef and to the millionaires island paradise of the Whitsunday Islands! Australia is not quite as budget friendly as other countries, but there are always work arounds, you’ve just gotta get smart! Being on the one year work and travel visa means I am entitled to get a job… and thats why I’m here, …

Why the East coast of Cozumel is way better than the west coast.

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The Five Dollar Travellers discover why Cozumel is worth a visit… Hire a jeep and escape the tourist west coast to explore the unspoilt east coast, eat awesome sea food and visit Mayan ruins… KMs of untouched beaches!   The Island of Cozumel is just a short ferry ride off the mainland near Cancun. If you are visiting “Chichen Itza” one of the great wonders of the world, you are …