Vacations can be super gifts for people who like to travel. So I have opened a new series of present ideas – Vacations gifts.

Today recommendation is an unusual destination Brisbane city, Australia. You can surprise your beloved ones with one vacation in this beautiful city.


Brisbane is the capital of Queensland and is the third largest city in Australia. It is set close to the Pacific Ocean, and is situated on the Brisbane River on plains between Moreton Bay and the Great Dividing Range in south-eastern Queensland. Brisbane is called the City of Stars.

You can find Hotels in Brisbane fast using the internet, the prices are very good for a 5 star hotel you will pay AUD 139. So finding Brisbane Accomodation will be very easy.

Brisbane greatest attraction are:

1. Mt Coot-tha Lookout


From Mt Coot-tha you will get a view of the whole of Brisbane city.

2. Cultural Centre

In the cultural centre art lovers can enjoy Queensland Art Gallery and new Gallery of Modern Art. If you take you children with you make sure to visit the Queensland Museum Sciencentre, the kids will love it.

At Queensland Performing Arts is the right place if you are in the mood to see a play, opera or ballet.

3. Botanic Gardens


The city Botanic Gardens are divine. Here you can see the exotic and gorgeous plants that flourish in our sub-tropical climate.

4. The theme parks


There are 4 theme parks that thrill seekers: Dreamworld Gold Coast, Sea World, Warner Bros. Movieworld and WetnWild Water World.

The following festivals are very popular so is a good ideas to participate if you can: Paniyiri (Greek festival in May), Energex Brisbane Festival (July), Brisbane International Film Festival (August), Riverfestival (Sept), Brisbane Writers Festival (Sept/Oct) and Out of the Box (children’s festival next in 2008).

The best place to stay is the Gold Coast thanks to the magnificent view. You can see Gold Coast Accomodation to find the best deals.