8 Reasons To Visit Sunshine State QUEENSLAND in Australia
Australia is a such a big country. You have so many states and places to visit. But an ultimate vacation at the Sunshine state will leave your vacation an Awesome one to remember! Gold Coast is a place in Queensland state up east in Australia. Well the main centers are Brisbane, Gold Coast, Coolangata, Tweeds Heads, etc. Beach lovers, Sunbathers, skyline lovers, etc. Here are 10 reasons to visit This place:
1) Gold Coast
The main center for all the tourists besides Brisbane the capital city. As the name suggests it is famous for its golden color sand beaches and sparkling coast. Gold Coast stretches from over 40km with more than 30 beaches. Hotels and high rise buildings are all along the wide coast. This place is awesome for a summer vacation. Put on your swimming suits, suunblock, sunglasses on and move towards the beaches. You can spend a whole day near the beach. The most famous beaches are Mermaid Beach, Surfers Paradise, Burleigh Heads, Broadbeach, etc.
2) Surfers Paradise
Well the main hub in Gold Coast. Surfers Paradise is a one stop destination. For all Surfing lovers, this beach draws waves for excellent surfing. It has the main surfer’s paradise Esplanade shopping area, beach front cafes, restaurants, 5starHotels, Business centers, etc. It is famous for its nightlife as well. It is a place of husle bustle. From HardRock cafe to casinos. Every weekend there is an open market in front of the main strip of the beach with stalls selling local goods. Tourists can visit The SkyPoint tower. It is just opposite the surfer’s paradise beach, and the tallest building in Gold Coast. It views awesome skyline from Brisbane to Byron Bay. Other than this you can enjoy the most famous Casino cum Hotel Jupiters Casino famous for its restaurant, shows, and Casino. It is a pyramid-shaped building. Just opposite it is the Dracula’s house another place for tourists, moreover a place for adults to see the scary house show and Cabaret dance. Well the largest mall in Australia Pacific Fair is also nearby the surfer’s paradise. If you love open markets, then on Sundays Carrara markets the biggest open market is organized with 200 stalls to eat shop and enjoy your day.
3) Theme Parks
Well, Sunshine state has the best theme parks in Australia. If you love Warner Bros. Movies you can visit Movie World, A theme park like Disneyland. It is a studio designed open theme park with sets, characters, Theme based roller coasters, rides, and shows. If you just love amazing rides and rollercoasters. Dreamworld, it is famous for different kinds of rides. If you love water parks then Wet n Wild is the best theme park you have ever visited. From awesome pools to different slides. A whole family can enjoy. Sea World is located in surfers paradise. It is the best theme park moreover an aquatic park with water shows, famous for its Dolphin shows, Seals, Fishes, aquariums and penguins. Sea world provides helicopter rides as well.
Entertainment is always there in Sunshine state. You have So many wildlife parks, museums, art centers and daily excursions. Inside surfers paradise you can enjoy Aquaduck ride, it is a boat cum bus. People take there children for a ride which goes through main points in the city, then a ride inside the lake and shows around the famous Popular personalitie’s bunglows aswell. Tweeds heads, Coolangata are nearby places that can be visited.
Shopping is amazing. From Brisbane’s main city centre to Surfers paradise, you have lots of options to shop from. In main Surfers paradise, The Esplanade, including High street brands aswell, Centro shopping Centre, Australia Fair, Pacific Fair, Robina Town centre, etc. are main malls and places to shop.
6) Fine Dining&Cuisines
Food cafes, ice cream parlours, food trucks, Food festivals, fine award wining restaurants, etc. All are there. Specially in Gold Coast you can offer your taste buds a variety of cuisines to try. From Pancake Parlour to Asian counters. Bars are the main centres during the evenings, where you can watch soccer over a drink. You can enjoy lovely seafood.
7) Beautiful Climate
The weather here remains here awesome round the year. Sunshine is a blessing to this state. Since it faces the sea, Its mostly windy and chilly during nights. Summer is hot and pleasant. Its best to visit during July to October. Well besides all these, there are other number of nearby places you can visit like Currumbin, Go for a wildlife tour, see the mountain falls, creeks, etc. Fun. Entertainment. Enjoyment all in one place. Sunshine state has for all age groups from kids to elders, you can relax or have a exciting tour. Well this place sepcially Gold coast is famous for a great number of beach facing luxurious Resorts, Motels & Apartments. There are several to choose according to your budget. With great facilities for families to enjoy!
8) Great Barrier Reef
This palce is a exotic place to visit in Queensland. It is world’s largest coral reef system with 2,900 individaul reefs. Visit Cairns the main place to visit The great barrier reef. You can swim, snorkel, dive in the worlds largest beautiful reef. Experience underwater diving and see the beautiful marine life, or sail in a boat. You can smell the rainforests. Go on a helicopter ride and can visit the nearby islands.
Australia is world’s famous tourist destination and when it come to Queensland it is a ultimate place to forget all your busy life and time to set back and enjoy the beautiful places in Sunshine State.