So, you are planning a holiday trip to Australia and selected Brisbane then you have selected one of the best cities of Australia. The capital and most populous city of Australian state Queensland is the original European settlement and is situated inside the bend of Brisbane River. The city offers you abundance of choices to enjoy your holidays as it is the most happening cities of country. Laze in the lush gardens of South Bank, indulge in variety of adventure at Brisbane River, check out the most happening shopping scene of country, go for a day trip to sandy Moreton Bay, learn about the iconic landmarks of city, stretch your legs on the Gold Coast Great Hinterland walk, or follow the Pacific Coast Touring route or visit the world heritage listed Great Barrier Reef the choice is all yours to make your Brisbane holidays the most memorable and cherished time of your life.
Make the most of your holidays at Brisbane as the city has much acclaimed cultural credentials, offer first class wining dining and dancing that makes your trip even more worthy. Brisbane has a good train, bus and boat network but to explore the city on foot is one-of-a-kind experience. From one end of Central Business district or downtown (CBD) to another it takes just 20 minutes to reach and a big thanks to the river that flows around CBD which makes the whole atmosphere very cool and lovable. The city is slowly but steadily transformed into one of the most happening, dynamic and sprawling cities of Australia and offers you more than enough reasons to make a stop there whenever you travel to Australia.
Brisbane River walk
Brisbane’s River walk is one of the best ways to explore this dynamic city. It connects more than 20 kilometers of pathways, roads, bridges and river side parks along the Brisbane River. You can travel along River walk on north bank of Brisbane River between University of Queensland Campus at St Lucia and Teneriffe and on the south banks you can select from West End ferry terminal at Orleigh Park to Dockside at Kangaroo Point .At key locations RiverWalk also provide access to wharves, jetties and other maritime features so that you can have an unforgettable experience.
The wheel of Brisbane
If you want to enjoy the aerial views of city then wheel of Brisbane is a perfect choice for you. Located at South Bank, the views offered by this giant observation wheel is truly mesmeric and beyond description. The wheel offers 360 degrees panoramic views across the surrounding skyline. It is 60 meters high with 42 modern fully enclosed gondolas which take visitors to amazing heights ensuring compelte comfort and security both day and night.
Glimpses of historic past
If you are a history buff and want to explore the amazing history of city, its colonial past and heritage-listed buildings such as museums, churches then do visit Custom House, Old Government and the Cathedral of St Stephens, Brisbane City Hall, Anzac Square War Memorial, Newsted House, MacArthur Musem etc which is truly an amazing. If you are not afraid of ghosts and their stories then you can also enjoy spooky Brisbane Ghost Tour which is an unbelievable experience for visitors which take them to city’s most historic haunted sites with the art of storytelling. Plan a trip to this beautiful city now and for this just book low price flights from London to Brisbane to enjoy an amazing city tour.
Parklands, walkways and bikeways
The whole city is decked with green spaces which makes it an eco- friendly and green city. The endless sunshine coupled with 1,820 parks and reserves makes plenty of spaces where you can relax and take a break. City Botanic Garden South Bank Parklands, New Farm Park are some famous parks of city. Brisbane is pollution free and foot-friendly city which has more than 1,200 km cycle path where you can cycle, jog, stroll or rollerblade your way. The city cycle hire scheme makes it even easier for visitors to get around and explore the inner city suburbs.