Brisbane International - Windsor
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CALORIES CONSUMED- Approximately 1 million. CINEMAS VISITED- 1 SNORING ROOM MATES- 1 AWKWARD PICKUPS- 2 ICECREAMS CONSUMED- 2 (yes, that probably does make 4 in a week). It took no time at all to get to Brisbane (or Brissy, or Brisvegas as the locals call it). It was a bit strange being in a big city again. It seemed like a nice place. I got to my hostel room, dumped my bags down and left right away to go and explore. ...
For the past week we've mainly been trying to find work and getting our bearings on the area. We are quite out of the city but there's a train station nearby. No luck yet on a job apart from a 2 hour voice recognition trial where we got $60. As it's Easter weekend we are having a break from looking for jobs. Yesterday we went into the city, when we got there we realised that William and Kate were going to be doing their ...
... li>So in summary my checklist is getting very ticked off..
Booked and Paid for:
√ Day Trip to Canterbury
√ London Pass for 3 days (can use this to get into Windsor, Westminster Abbey, St Paul's to name a few)
√ Insurance (MOST important!)
X Guildhall Tour (pay for on the day and only £7)
X Ticket to see the play ...
... to open the rear fire exit. The taxi driver, who by his own admission has seen all sorts of weird and wonderful things in his line of work, felt this had to be up there with the oddest. By the time we eventually got back into town we'd seen off some more wine, only to find the boys weren't enjoying the genre of music or indeed the clientele it was attracting. On our way home Emily, in all her chivalry, offered to open the door for us boys. ...
... on we headed across the Victoria Bridge into town! We finally managed to sort our phone at Apple shop! We now have an Aussie number! So we are good to receive calls ;) Around 1:30 we picked up some things for lunch from the nearby supermarket, we had strawberry and mango Fro-Yo's, chocolate chip muffins and fruit! We set off along George St. towards the city botanical gardens (it started to rain along the way) but when we arrived it had stopped! It felt ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility