Grand Mercure Apartments, Cypress Lakes Resort
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Hi all.....yep i am totally guilty of neglecting the blog since i left the comfort of my brothers where the PC was in the bedroom so I'm doing a quick quick update of where I've been and will add the details later (probably when i get home, just over 2 weeks left now, boo hoo!)
Hunter valley is hilarious and for a wine lover like me quite …
While studying abroad in Sydney, some mates and I went down to the
wineries for the day. I must say this is the stand out winery that we
went to. Everyone was helpful, and the wine was fantastic. I bought my
parents' some bottles to send home. And the dessert wine I had was the
best ever. This winery is highly recommended, I haven't been to a
better one since.
... domain with a 7km private road leading to the main entrance. Once inside, of course there is the tasting room, the cafe, and there is also a one hour walking path to follow and visit part of the domain. We tried some of the wines there. Unfortunately, even the good ones at 35 AU$ a bottle were not to our taste.
As the day was coming to an end and after the drive through the bush ( the real deal. You don't want ...
... of booking into the campsite, I suddenly start to feel really sick and lightheaded. I finish paying and go outside and crouch down to recover. I'm pretty sure this is due to running out of energy. Good I picked this closer campsite then! I pitch the tent whilst eating a pack of sweets, which sorts me out. I have a shower, and this time wash my long sleeved cotton T shirt, which hasn't been cleaned for a week! By 8.30 I am ready to head I to Stockton to grab some ...
... by turning on the personal hot spot on my iPhone, so this has now become part of our family's "in language" - turning on my personal hot spot!!!!! Creating shared family history and culture is such fun.
Finally everyone emerged from their various activities to ready themselves for the evening and our taxi arrived to ferry us off to Restaurant Botanica set in the Spicers Vineyard Estate.
It seemed an interminable journey and the ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking