Wish We Were Here

Jan 12, 2021

With international borders sealed shut, all hope of adventure lies within. Luckily, some of the planet’s most amazing places are right here in Australia. Susan Kurosawa, Associate Travel Editor of The Australian, reminisces on naturally isolated moments at Capella Lodge, Lord Howe Island.

“Last visit, I grabbed a Capella Lodge hamper one afternoon and sat on a bench overlooking Lovers Bay. The silence was healing, almost surrealistic. When a small group of walkers appeared, it felt ridiculously intrusive. But they quickly passed and I was alone again, with no mobile reception or Wi-Fi access, just adrift in the healing colours of nature and the immutable splash of waves.”

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