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QT Hotel: Funky Accommodation in Surfers Paradise

From the outside, the QT Hotel in Surfers Paradise looks like any other art deco-esque beach hotel, and that’s because up until recently, it was. The QT Hotel just opened after a complete renovation of an older building, and the vibe on the inside is both funky and fresh. Not only is the hotel comfortable, colorful and inviting on the […]

Bazaar Restaurant Gold Coast: Which Worldly Markets Will You Eat At Tonight?

Reading reviews of Bazaar will leave you with images of the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, surrounded by colorful carpets, bags of spice and dried fruits. You’ll start to picture yourself picking from this and that, having a nibble (or a feast) from the eclectic mix of local delicacies. Or, you might envision yourself walking on the streets of China, picking […]

How to Get the Best Views of the Gold Coast

One thing that really surprised me about the Gold Coast was the amount of water that fills the area. Not only is the Gold Coast coastal, but a surprising number of waterways also snake through the towns themselves. The exact landmass covered was not something I really understood until we took to the sky. The sky is generally always the […]

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7 Thrilling Reasons to Visit Dreamworld in the Gold Coast

As a self-proclaimed roller coaster junkie, it doesn’t take much to convince me to head to a theme park. In fact, I am generally the person selling friends and family on the prospect as well because… let’s face it… I love some thrilling rides! On my recent trip to the Gold Coast, I was informed that Dreamworld, one of Australia’s […]



SkyPoint in the Gold Coast: From Daytime Tourist Destination to Nighttime Drinks Hot Spot

Towering 77 stories above the Gold Coast’s Surfers Paradise is the SkyPoint Observation Deck. Located in the Q1 residential tower, the deck is situated 230 meters above the ground and offers 360 degree views of the Gold Coast and beaches that surround it. As a first-time visitor to the Gold Coast, a visit to SkyPoint is a must in order […]