The Sands Holiday Apartments
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Here we are its 10:00pm and I'm in Mum and Dad’s car on the way to the Brisbane airport to catch an international flight to Hong Kong which leaves at 12:00am. It takes 8 hours to get to Hong Kong from Brisbane airport. The whole point of getting there early is so I can relax and not miss my flight.
Dad is shoving my last bit of luggage into the boot of his car. I am so excited to heading ...
Steady morning this morning, as we head to Brisbane Transit centre to catch
the bus to Surfers paradise!! We picked up breakfast in the form of
cinnamon toast and blueberry muffins from a small independent stall and was
possibly some of the best food we had tried on the while trip!
After travelling with our new swiss friend we arrived to some flip flop
weather and took a 40min stroll down ...
... at Port Macquarie and I took to the wheel. Up until then Charlie had done all the driving. We didn't stop for long at Port Macquarie as there was little point because the rain was coming down so hard and we were getting the tail end of this Cyclone from up north. The road wasn't great to drive and after I saw one dead kangaroo in the middle of the road I was paranoid one would jump out at me in the middle of the road! We finally arrived at about 8pm to the Beachlander motel where we ...
... name, it better well be just that! As you can probably already tell from my tone... I wasn't impressed with what I saw. Ok, in the beachside resort's defence... The sky was grey and overcast, with threatening showers (which did indeed eventually launch an attack a few hours later), so this didn't exactly help brighten up the place. But man, does this place need a bit of brightening up. Crikey. I'm not even over-exaggerating.... ...
... up and all, our Westfield shopping mall :-))). This was after an hour driving. Ok ladies and gentlemen be sure when you have plans to go to Australia and you go to Brisbane ask for Westfield shopping mall because they have Westfield bank here as well. Very important detail :) We had some lunch loaded up the Internet and than up to surfers paradise And I've to say I was a bit shocked it looked like a big city so many skyscrapers and full of ...