Travel Blogs from Surfers Paradise, Australia

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Surfers Paradise.  Saturday August 23, 2008, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfers Paradise. Saturday August 23, 2008

A travel blog entry by edg126

... in even if I wasn't able to stand up (and really what's the difference anyway aside from looking cooler). So I surfed in Surfers Paradise. After our lessons ended some people went back to the beach to relax, but I was beached out at that point and ...

Surfer's Paradise - 15th March ~ 18th March, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfer's Paradise - 15th March ~ 18th March

A travel blog entry by olly1989

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I have been SO excited for surfers paradise ln the gold coast since I got to Aus. We were stayin with Zara and Jilly's friend from home who lives in Surfer's so DJ picked us up when we arrived after a quick 2 hour bus journey. Obviously we all slept on ...

Cruising up the East Coast with Hazel's Parents, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Cruising up the East Coast with Hazel's Parents

A travel blog entry by kevandhazel

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... back we showed them Burleigh Heads for a first photo session and used the rest of the day for showing them around Surfers Paradise. The next day we actually wanted to do a day trip to North Stradbroke Island unfortunately shortly before the ferry ...

Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfers Paradise

A travel blog entry by scurvalius

22nd December Met Adam at the airport and then got a taxi north to Surfers Paradise, headed out on the town although I got brawly drunk and went home early with the only key and flaked out, the other boys couldn't waken me up so they had to call out the ...

East Coast here we come!, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

East Coast here we come!

A travel blog entry by nikki-donna

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... to Port MacQuarie  Coffs Harbour Byron Bay Nimbin   - What on earth is that place all about  !!!???!!!! Surfers Paradise. The highlight of this part of the tour was Byron Bay.  A real surfers and hippie town.  No end ...

Surfers paradise, le retour, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfers paradise, le retour

A travel blog entry by agnesdaria

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... Bay, but still no surfers!! where are they?? ok it's cold now but is not a good reason!! VERSION FRANCAISE Petite escale a surfers avant de descendre a Byron Bay... Rien fait de special et en plus pas de surfers sur les plages!! Ok il fait froid ...

Woohoo books arrived, Gold Coast, Australia travel blog

Woohoo books arrived

A travel blog entry by janicksbrown

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Lonely planet books are here.......l.a., Mexico City, havana n tulum accom organised for first few days. Hawaii ...

Brisbane Day #7, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Brisbane Day #7

A travel blog entry by nobert

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... 4 emergency rescues where people had been swept out in the current.  3 of the people rescued happened to be swimming right in front of Dustin/Tyler/Julie!?!?!? We have only 1 picture of Surfers Paradise as someone forgot to bring the ...

Gold Coast & Urunga, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Gold Coast & Urunga

A travel blog entry by mattbradley84

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... tasty. Bryan showed us the sights of Coomera Waters (a very posh area) the next day and on the last day we went to Surfers Paradise & up the Q1 Tower. The views of the Gold Coast were fantastic. That night they took us to a really posh restaurant called ...

Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfers Paradise, Queensland

A travel blog entry by celiabarclay

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... hour group lesson. G got a CD of photos of us, its the hardest thing ever. Were driven up to Southport beach, 5km north of Surfers, as the waves were bigger there. I think we deserved the certificates we got at the end. Ended up a bit battered and ...

Electrical storms at Surfers Paradise., Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Electrical storms at Surfers Paradise.

A travel blog entry by conlou

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... of all three!  I think Conor was playing lets drive past the rain and we headed up further north towards Surfers Paradise.  After the knee deep water in Byron, the really heavy rain in Tweed we were'nt expecting better weather here ...

Surfer's Paradise???, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfer's Paradise???

A travel blog entry by hudsondino

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... were maybe more arsey. We stayed in a decent hostel however there wasn't much crack going on. The best thing about Surfer's Paradise was seeing Steve and Christine who we travelled around parts of Vietnam and Laos with. It was great seeing them and felt ...

A night in Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

A night in Surfers Paradise

A travel blog entry by tomrohlf

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... ) match on Sunday (there will for sure be an entry about those).   What a weekend!  On our Thursday night out in Surfers Paradise we went out on a bar crawl with some other kids from the hostel and ended up at a night club called "the bedroom" ...

Did you honestly think Id survive in a camper van?, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Did you honestly think Id survive in a camper van?

A travel blog entry by skinderella

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... Diary - 4th-12th January 2011 :( RIP Due to the necessity of Jon to do some work I reluctantly checked us into the Crown Plaza at Surfers Paradise for the week (those of you that bet  I wouldn't last in the van - your winnings just came in - tee ...

The kindness of others..., Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

The kindness of others...

A travel blog entry by fatkidfrogs

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Surfer's Paradise -happen to catch us with the same girl and her family offered to give us a ride to our hostel, we stopped over and met her cousin and his family, too -really windy day -walked the beach and inland harbors, saw peacocks, ate at Domino's ...

St. Patty and way more...., Surfer's Paradise, Australia travel blog

St. Patty and way more....

A travel blog entry by dm-auzfest

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Checking in from Surfer's Paradise, Got super-fortunate once again and have been able to stay in a friend of a friend's place (luxury-condo) for our time here. Two good friends from toronto were already staying here - so it's been fun to see them. ...

Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfers Paradise

A travel blog entry by dess_australia

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    We spent a large amount of time on the Gold Coast at Surfers Paradise. It is very touristy and comparable to Florida night life. The beach is pretty but swimming is restricted to certain areas due to the danger of box jellyfish. The ...

Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfers Paradise

A travel blog entry by teresaingreece

Tues. 14th. Alison and I drove to Surfers Paradise,( left at 930 am) a large beach community with high rise condos,hotels and rental units all along the beach. ( approx. 50 km away )The surf was amazing but tiring to be in light the surfing was ...

Surfers Paradise (Gold Coast), Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfers Paradise (Gold Coast)

A travel blog entry by rhysandsuzie

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Stayed in Surfers for 2 nights, we really liked the beach and quite enjoyed our time there. Rhys was particularly impressed with the meter maids who walk around in a bikini filling up peoples parking meters as their job!! very ...

Viva La Surfers!, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Viva La Surfers!

A travel blog entry by travelling3sum

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... we needed a break after surfing, our bodies felt like they had gone through a boxing match with Mike Tyson!!! The first night in surfers was an organized club crawl for all backpackers, so we thought we would join in the fun! We had pre drinks at the ...

day of the word?, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

day of the word?

A travel blog entry by the_hough

... have a laugh with someone new. Just about getting over all my  illnesses, but the jet lag has gone- yippee! We're in surfers paradise now i.e the gold coast, which is pretty groovy. we're staying in this lovely big room which is much cheaper than a ...

Lisa - Surfers - Shopping!, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Lisa - Surfers - Shopping!

A travel blog entry by vickiandpaul

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... won last night (was awful - I know why they gave it away now!!) and then we packed up the van and drove up to Surfers. Absolutely everyone else in Queensland was there, all trying to get a parking spot too, but we eventually found one, many, many blocks ...

Miss Indy Competition / Plan B Party, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Miss Indy Competition / Plan B Party

A travel blog entry by olinorwell

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After breakfast in a café inside one of the shopping centres I wandered back to the hostel to decide on my plans for the day. A new boy then arrived in the room, he was called John and was from Canada. We chatted for a few moments then decided to go ...

Indy 300 Day 1, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Indy 300 Day 1

A travel blog entry by olinorwell

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Today was the first day of the big Indy 300 race meeting that I was primarily in Surfers Paradise for. The racing started at about 9 but I didn’t go down immediately. I spent the morning writing up some blog entries, and sending emails. I’d ...

Champ Car Qualifying / Night Event, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Champ Car Qualifying / Night Event

A travel blog entry by olinorwell

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... meant to be walking down the track with cars still moving about! In the evening I went for a long walk to get away from Surfers Paradise. I just needed some quiet after all the noise, with my noisy hotel and all the noise on the track I hadn’t been ...

L’Australie : il pleut il mouille!, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

L’Australie : il pleut il mouille!

A travel blog entry by cpasifou

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... de l’eau de l’océan Pacifique Sud est très, très agréable. Les surfeurs étaient au rendez-vous à Surfers Paradise et nous ont offert de beaux spectacles d’acrobaties. Sylvain et Xavier ont fait des châteaux de sables magistraux ...

Greetings from Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Greetings from Surfers Paradise

A travel blog entry by adele

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... us some hassle. It only took a couple of hours or so to get to Surfers so it wasn't long until we were checking into 'Surfers Paradise Backpackers Resort'. It was a nice hostel but was quite a way out of town so we decided to just stay there one night ...

Indy 300 Big Race / Train to Brisbane, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Indy 300 Big Race / Train to Brisbane

A travel blog entry by olinorwell

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... A bit of quick thinking made me realise that if I went up to Brisbane tonight rather than in the morning I could save about $25. Surfers Paradise was an interesting place, but it was too busy and loud to want to stay any longer. I hurriedly packed up some ...

at the beach, Surfer's Paradise, Australia travel blog

at the beach

A travel blog entry by nmarie

... The beach here is really nice as well which was the main reason why I came although people don't really surf in surfer's Paradise. After being here in Australia for a week I feel much more settled into the way of life. Most of the time I feel like I'm ...

Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Australia travel blog

Surfers Paradise

A travel blog entry by whereisanna

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We caught the bus further north. I disembarked at Surfers Paradise and left Caro on the bus to Brisbane.. sniff, sad to see my beer buddy go. It really had been a pleasure. Checked into a wee hostel called Sleeping in Surfers, met a lovely girl called ...

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