Travel Blogs from Toowoomba
... and I have been told heaps of outlet shopping in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.
Driving from the Smoky Mountains to Nashville
Drury Inn & Suites Nashville Airport
555 Donelson Pike
Nashville TN 37214
3rd October to 4th October (Australia) (2nd October to 3rd October ...
... to another. We follow the rushing crowd down the maze of hallways towards the exit, grimacing at the thought of having to come back through the whole US customs and security process at our next terminal. Then Nanette spots something.
“That sign only says exit to terminals 1-3. Maybe there’s another way to get to number 4. We look around. Nope, nothing obvious to the mere Aussie ...
... accent does get in the way. We learned that sheep were imported to Australia in the early 1800's. The best wool sheep came from Spain. Wool is a great insulator thus warm in winter and cool in summer. A bunch of cotton was burned with a healthy flame and then wool refused to ignite. That demonstration was to show us that wool does not burn. We were told it is used in gear for firemen. In the early days, when ...
At Toowoomba, TomTom took us on a VERY twisty set of roads to avoid the town and we were briefly help up as a kangaroo hopped out of the trees and down the road in front of us. As it was getting dark, my camera pictures are too blurred to use. Isn't that always the way? Finally we joined the main highway to Brisbane. As dusk approached we turned off the highway to Esk, to avoid Brisbane. This ...
... friends told us that Australia is known for their barbecues.
When we woke up the next morning it was 50 degrees and raining. We decided to go out to eat for breakfast and we found this cute little place about two blocks from where we were staying. When we walked in and sat down they offered us Vegemite. We had no clue what it was, so we tried it and it tasted like bran. The guy told us it was made from ...
Other places to stay in Toowoomba
876 Ruthven & Stenner St, Toowoomba | Hotelfrom $123
326 James Street, Toowoomba | 5 star hotelfrom $165
39 Margaret Street, Toowoomba | Hotelfrom $110
412 Tor Street, Toowoomba | Hotelfrom $140
37 Tessman Road, Toowoomba | Hotelfrom $195
94 James Street, Toowoomba | Hotelfrom $128