Four Mile Beach

Daily Prompt: Come Fly with Me

“Share a story about the furthest you’ve ever traveled from home.”

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…A few years ago we travelled to Port Douglas in northern Queensland, Australia. One morning we rose early to walk along the famous Four Mile Beach to see the sunrise. It was a beautiful morning as we walked south along the beach for about an hour. Not a person in sight; just us and the rising sun. Where was everyone on such a perfect day?
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It was on our return that we saw the sign.
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The reason for our solitude was explained, and we were alive, happily, to tell the tale!