Brisbane: City Breaks
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City break holidays in Brisbane offer a wide range of hotels and activities, which come in a host of differing standards and styles to suit everyone. The city centre has a wealth of fine hotels around the city centre, Paddington and Fortitude Valley; with the majority of higher end hotels found by the Kangaroo Point and the quieter regions of Spring Hill and New Farm. Slightly more affordable options are located downtown, also the most family-friendly area. Entertainment of all varieties is available throughout the year in Brisbane; from the regular cricket and assorted sporting events at the Suncorp and Gabba stadiums to film, wine festivals as well as the fantastic Valley Fiesta . Pubs and live music bars are a fundamental part of Brisbane’s social scene, and the best of these can be located near the Edward St the Valley and West End, with a rollercoaster of styles and standards be found across Brisbane. Transport links are excellent and there are a plethora of different guides for those wishing to see a structured and informed tour of the city. Brisbane boasts great shopping districts, such as the Queen St Mall, Myer Centre along Albert St and Charlotte St.
In terms of food, Brisbane is brimming with great restaurants and superb cafes, making eating out one of the highlights of city breaks in Brisbane. Fortitude Valley has an eatery for every kind of holidaymaker and is also home to many reputable pubs and bars. Otherwise, New Farm or the South Bank is where those with a taste for the finer things should aim to find themselves, two of the best locations for those looking to enjoy a city break without budgetary constraints.