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Printed Lanyards

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Printed lanyards can be an effective way to advertise your company. They can be used in a variety of different ways, and can be very affordable. They are ideal for…

Tips for Whale Watching with Kids

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If your family is planning a trip to the Hervey Bay region, whale watching is an unforgettable experience you won’t want to miss! Whale watching tours, all things being equal,…

Luxury Accommodations Brisbane

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You can find many different luxury accommodations Brisbane. Each high-quality hotel offers different kinds of amenities. It all depends on what suits your needs. You can choose between hotels with river views or rooftop pools. Simpler accommodations that are just as luxurious but give you a down-home feel. Anyway, you look at it; there are luxury accommodations for everyone.

1. Resort types

Hotels are offering rooms where the centre of it all is a pool. You can enjoy sunbathing on an outdoor deck. Dine at the top of the line restaurant or have a drink in the lobby bar. All the rooms have everything nature makes with furniture made of oak. The rooms include day beds for naps in the afternoons, robes made of linen, and stocked minibars supplied by local establishments.

2. All modern

You can choose all the modern luxury accommodations. With furnishings made of bronze and marble, TVs that are mirrored and a wine fridge right in your room. There is a rooftop pool, and if you wish, you can choose to stay in a poolside cabana-style suite. This hotel also offers a rooftop restaurant with an all-day bar.

3. For David Bowie fans

If you’re a fan of David Bowie, you can find accommodations in a hotel that offers suites named Rebel Rebel and Major Tom. The furnishings are from the 1970s. Rooms have free minibars, and that is not all that is free in these accommodations. You can also get free Wi-Fi, laundry, breakfast, and happy hour drinks. The pool is on the rooftop, as well as the gym and sauna.

4. Swim-up bar

If you have enjoyed seeing swim-up bars in the movies, you can now choose accommodations to experience it yourself. The swimming pool offers fantastic views over the city of Brisbane. There are plenty of rooms to choose, depending on what kind of views you want. Your stay here includes yoga classes on the deck, a jazz bar, and a large restaurant for dining.

5. Designer accommodations

If you wish, you can choose ultra-modern and ultra-luxurious accommodations right in the centre of the city. You can find a geometric shaped pool all decked out in black and white. There is a waterside bar and a top-quality restaurant for dining. Each room has drum baths with a water fill of ten-gallons. As unbelievable as it might seem, you can also find in-suite cocktail stations to mix up your favourite libations.

6. Art series hotels

If you’re an art lover, you can find luxury accommodations created by an abstract artist from Sydney. The walls are decorated with original paintings and prints. There is a resort kind of large pool, a deck bar, and a restaurant with balcony-views.

7. Modern technology

If modern technology is what you like, you can find accommodations that offer flat-screen TVs, DVD players, and coffee machines in the room. There is a rooftop bar to enjoy views of the city. Guests can enjoy lounging in a courtyard.

These are just some of the kinds of luxury accommodations that you can choose from in Brisbane. You can find just the kind of accommodations that will suit you best. There is a lot to choose from, and it all depends on what you prefer and in which part of the city you would like to stay in during your vacation.


Car Hire

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Choosing the right car rental service

Hiring a car can be of great benefit. Especially if you are on vacation with family and friends you would be using a car for great deal of sight-seeing and other holiday activities. Using a car rental is an easy way to have transport service at your beck and call. Not only do you save precious time but end up saving a great deal on taxi fare as well. We all know the most expensive part of any travel plan is having to pay for transport. Imagine coming to the hotel at late hours, with a car at your beck and call you don’t have to worry about finding a taxi late at night.

If you are using a car hire service in Hervey Bay for the first time, there could be several things in your mind. You might be wondering about travel insurance, gas prices, filled tanks and all that. Just make sure to keep the following things in mind when using a car rental service.

Don’t go for car rentals giving out pre-paid gasoline

No matter how attractive it may sound but a car with pre-paid gasoline is only going to add up to all additional costs you would incur while hiring a car. Most companies claim to charge you only for the amount of fuel you use, but you can’t be too sure and therefore it’s necessary to fill up the gasoline on your own. Until and unless you have a pre-dawn flight then a prepaid gasoline option sounds like a great idea, otherwise the basic advice is to forego it altogether.

Make sure you have the right insurance cover

When you are planning to travel it is always wise to get a look at your insurance plan. There are plans which cover travel expenses. Most car rental companies throw in the additional car insurance to safe keep their vehicles. However, if you are already insured using the car rental service insurance becomes null and void. However, if you don’t have any insurance cover you would have no option but to use the one provided by the rental service.

On the other hand if you have a credit card insurance, its better then transport insurance altogether. It has you covered as well for rental services.

Know your directions

Those who travel via taxi wouldn’t have to worry about something as cumbersome as directions but if you plan on driving on your own you need to have quite a bit of road sense. If you are visiting Hervey bay for the first time make sure you make yourself aware of all the locations beforehand. Taking help from Google maps isn’t a bad idea either. You can reach your direction easily and avoid having to take long routes and spending a great deal on gas. The key is to plan ahead and make sure you are never low on gas.

Choosing the right rental service is not tough especially when you keep the above mentioned things in mind. For more information make sure you contact car hire in Hervey Bay.

As Far South As You Will Ever Go

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Queenstown, Dunedin, The Catlins, Stewart Island and Milford Sound.

Classic country at the bottom of New Zealand.

Bottom Bus is an off the bus experience taking in New Zealand's best wildlife and wilderness areas on the Southern Scenic Route.

Walk desolate and rugged coastlines, take in lush native forests and gaze at some rare and outrageous wildlife.

Your driver/guide will turn on loads of information, knows the best places to visit and is totally up to date with what the wildlife is doing.

Get on get off wherever you like. Whatever your timespan we have a flexible option for your itinerary around the bottom bit.

World Rugby Sevens

One of the world's premier rugby events in Wellington's own stadium. Two days of top rugby amongst a party atmosphere with 35,000 spectators!

For more information on packages available for the Sevens in February