Spicers Balfour Hotel
Travel Blogs from Brisbane
... trip – I will be downloading the rest of the photos onto a large USB stick later tonight! I owe Brendan a few pints for his patience with me!
I had arrived in the Blue Mountains when I last blogged and had a very energetic day at Wentworth Falls. I’m pleased to say I wasn’t in as much pain as I expected to be from the many steps up and down the mountain, although it took my knees a few days to recover – they haven’t ached ...
... a pool, tennis courts and much more. At the other end of the campus lies the Queensland Brain Institute, where I had a great start with lots of wonderful people. And of course everyone is keen and happy about how Tara and Alex are doing in Dresden :)
First friendships were made as well. Especially with Misa from Japan and my nice roommates Ally and Narelle there is always something nice to do ...
Today was my last day in Noosa. I really like it here so will miss it. I woke reasonably early. I 'borrowed' some milk from the fridge for breakfast and then checked out just before 10am. My bus wasn't leaving for Brisbane until midday so I walked into town and along the beach for an hour or so. I thought that it may be my last time at the beach so I also went for a quick swim! It's such a treat because the water is ...
... droplets of oil combined with dust particles and water vapour scatter short wavelength rays of light which are predominantly blue in colour providing the inspiration for the renaming of the mountains.
The next morning before heading down to Sydney/Manly for Xmas we decided to attempt to get the van down to the Jenolan Caves which were a few hours drive from Katoomba. After a long drive and a worryingly long and narrow decent down (with some good driving from Elinor) ...
... even the soup kitchen served anything that disgusting, and I can imagine the food in Wacol rates 10 times better than this muck.
Well as you can imagine Kerry wasn’t the least bit interested in eating it, but I tried to mix it around so it at least gave him a little bit of something. It’s just as well that I had popped into town during the 2 – 4 break and bought Kerry some fruit, lucozade, crackers, chocolates and lollies.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility