Best day-trip destinations around Brisbane

Best day-trip destinations around Brisbane

The surroundings of Brisbane can be as charming (some might say even more charming) than the city itself. The area of Brisbane is one of the most scenic in Australia, with excellent beaches, endless tropical forests and abundant wildlife. Although Brisbane is one of the biggest cities in Australia, you will never be very far from amazing nature. Brisbane is a great destination for nature lovers, and you might also want to explore its countryside. Here are a few suggestions for a daily exc... [ read more ]

Family attractions in Brisbane

Family attractions in Brisbane

  As the capital of Australia's most exotic state - Queensland - Brisbane is often regarded as a transit city: tourists don't spend here more than a few hours, and soon depart for Gold Coast, the rainforest reserves in the area or the Great Coral Reef. But Brisbane has much more to offer than an airport terminal. This is one of the largest, and liveliest Australian cities, and a great family destination for those willing to spend a least a couple of days here. Here's are some brief d... [ read more ]

Brisbane in a Day: Travel Guide

Brisbane in a Day: Travel Guide

One of Queensland’s biggest and most prosperous cities, Brisbane makes a great day trip destination for the adventurous tourist who is ready to take a break from Queensland's nature and beaches and indulge on some urban sophistication. Even though the central Brisbane is all about fancy restaurants and shops and glass and metal office buildings, the city has much to offer in terms of attractions. To give you an idea of this, just think about how many cities you know where one can actually ... [ read more ]

Short Guide to Nightlife in Brisbane

Short Guide to Nightlife in Brisbane

Going out in Brisbane might prove to be the most inspired choice you’ll make when it comes to catching the essence of this Australian city. No matter if we’re talking about restaurants, pubs or entertainment, Brisbane can offer you satisfying if not surprising experiences. There are some really good restaurants around town, not to mention the prolific music scene that has given Australia so many stars. Before reading through this short guide to nightlife in Brisbane you should know that ... [ read more ]

Guide to Shopping in Brisbane

Guide to Shopping in Brisbane

Brilliantly located on the coast of tropical Queensland, Brisbane has all the advantages of a major, modern city and a perpetual summer. Tourists visiting Brisbane hardly ever have to suffer from hostile weather, which is a great news for both adventurers and shopaholics. In addition to the numerous attractions and various activities one might engage in, Brisbane is also one of the best places to shop in the whole country. One of the biggest and busiest cities in Australia, Brisbane can of... [ read more ]

Green Attractions in Brisbane

Green Attractions in Brisbane

As capital of the diverse and beautiful Queensland, Brisbane is a modern city with as much nature to offer as urban delights. There are plenty of green attractions in Brisbane, so if you are traveling in a very tight schedule, Brisbane can still offer you the chance to enjoy Queensland’s amazing nature. There are parks and comforting patches of green all over the city, but once you cross the city borders you’ll find yourself either in the middle of a wild rainforest or wandering through some... [ read more ]

Top Attractions in Queensland

Top Attractions in Queensland

Its tropical forests and sunny beaches make Queensland a favorite destination with both nature-lovers looking for adventure and the comfort-lovers looking for luxury and pampering. The Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Grand Barrier Reef and Brisbane are the main areas of interest for Queensland tourists, but the 'Sunshine State' is also home to an impressive number of theme parks, nature reserves, fine restaurants and hotels. During my research of the top attractions in Queensland I decided to se... [ read more ]