Travel Blogs from Surfers Paradise
... to the kids now and once again most of the rides were child friendly. We managed to score all the rides without having to line up for hours as some people seem to do just for one ride, meaning they were lucky to get 4 rides in over the entirety of the day! We started out with the Wild West ride in the logs, we got wet straight away and due to the lack of people down there first we went back on it 3 times, in and out in a matter of minutes, it was hilarious, the difference in where you ...
... the ride which did nothing for my nerves! After this we headed to the waterpark with a quick stop off at the dodgems for me and josh to batter some Russians!! At the waterpark we went on loads of awesome rides but I picked up an injury on the slip n slide racers! Flying out of my lane and landing awkward on my elbow was a killer! Lucky it was the last ride before we played some volleyball!! (Again ruined by all the Russians ...
Considering surfers is just up the coast it's a stark contrast to Byron. Skyscrapers, McDonalds, hungry jacks etc. They are preparing for the commonwealth games here so a lot of places are being modernised. Even so you can tell why people love it. The night we get in after the alcohol run we head to Dracula's. Dracula's as you would expect is vampire themed. It's a dinner and show venue, which I can only describe ...
... on the beach! From the beach you are just towered with these huge skyscraper buildings, feels really strange haha. But just walking the streets it felt like a really good place to be, quite buzzing really!
I got my picture taken under the standard ...
As its the weekend we decided against a return to theme parks and instead headed to Byron Bay. It was a relatively short drive, slightly confused by the time difference – despite being close it is across the border in New South Wales and therefore has daylight savings time where as Queensland does not – bizarre! We went to the town for a wander and some breakfast, had a nice ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services