Travel Blogs from Brisbane
... happening tonight for me.
Luckily I had a coffee at 9pm so that should get me through.
Thanks to those of you who signed up to follow our little trip.....
By Sat 10pm (AEST) or Sat 2pm in WTT (World Traveller Time) we will be in Milan.... Unless Singapore and Dubai airports are particularly fascinating I will control my urge to write about them but you never know!!
OK - procrastination over - I am off to pack - for real now.... ...
Last night, as we slowly made our way towards our first port of call (Brisbane) and after we had eaten dinner, there was some excitement in the cabin.
Everything was going well and then I hear ‘oh dear’ in a slightly concerned tone, then I hear the slosh
of water and see a small wave come out of the under the bathroom door. Due to some plumbing issues with our shower, mum while washing her hair had created our own inside swimming pool ...
... Although Niklas and Samira both struggled at first, they eventually both got it and are ready for tomorrow. Addison was much like Zach, got it and was off and snorkelling straight away. After a great beach picnic lunch, we were off back to our place with a pit stop on the way for ice cream and a few groceries. Sag and I decided it was high time to drive, so I bit the bullet and drove the 3 kms to and from the grocery store without any incident! ...
... for prices and waiting till I had enough $$ I finally booked my tickets on the 28th Feb... significant for two reasons - it was the end of the month and I had wanted to get my tickets by the end of Feb so that worked out... oh and it was someone's birthday (not mine, but one of my nieces - she thinks she's my favourite but I don't have the heart to tell her otherwise.... oops ;) ). I am very happy with the price I paid - wanted to ...
We were a pretty tired group as we stepped once again on Australian soil. The plane landed on time at 7 am and we made our way to the immigration line... There must have been other flights just landed cos there was a lot of people in line... We of course went to the Australian/New Zealand passport holders line and using our e-passports got through fairly fast... Didn't take long for our bags to come around the carousel and then it was just straight through the customs line and out into ...
TripAdvisor Reviews PUNTHILL BRISBANE
Other places to stay in Brisbane
Corner Grey & Glenelg Streets, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $152
- Best location in town, wonderful staff
- A little bland
- Quite a good hotel
249 Turbot Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $192
- A bit disappointed
- Nice Hotel but MyBed not for all
- Proudly Supports Our Veterans
108 Albert Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $127
200 Creek Street, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $153
- Would never stay at this hotel again
- Novotel - comfy, clean and efficient
- Very Good
190 Elizabeth St, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $183
- Polite Staff
- Hilton Brisbane - a dump which smells like a stale nightclub
- Fantastic Business Hotel
515 Queen St, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $198
- A typical Marriott Hotel
- A Great Place to Stay
- Good hotel
Cnr Edward & Margaret Sts, Brisbane | 5 star hotelfrom $200
- Great Stay in Brisbane
- Excellent service & location
- Very nice Hotel
161 Grey St, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $163
- Great stay at the Saville!
- Valet Parking
- Great Value, Well Appointed
26 Felix Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $130
159 Roma Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Great rooftop deck
- What a fantastic surprise this hotel is!!!
- You're not going to get any closer to transport around Queensland than here!
27 - 35 Turbot Street, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Fantastic view
- Barely Okay
- Excellent value and location
70 Mary St, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $141
85 - 87 North Quay, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Nice but Small
- It's okay, but not great
- Good place to stay
106 Ann Street, Cnr Ann and Roma Sts, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $140
King George Square, Cnr Ann & Roma Street , Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $156
345 Wickham Terrace, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $113
- Piece of crap
- Different Expectations?
- Very basic
23 Leichhardt St , Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $111
95 Charlotte Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $130
15 Ivory Lane, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $109
66 Queen Street Mall, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $196
570 Queen Street, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $124
130 William Street, Brisbane | 5 star hotelfrom $140
- Beautiful Old Hotel, Great location!
- Beautiful Building but Poor Customer Service
- A truly grand hotel
Corner Alice & Albert Streets, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $129
255 Ann St, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $124
44 Ferry Street, Brisbane | 4 star hotelfrom $133
293 North Quay, Brisbane | 3 star hotelfrom $116