Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

A blissfull walk down South Bank’s Parks – Explore Brisbane’s Inner City Oasis

Australia’s northeastern state of Queensland is all about the sun, sea and sand. The capital city, Brisbane is tourist haven that is known for its friendly, welcoming locals and fabulous weather. Visitors can have their pick of hotels, Brisbane CBD has a large selection and getting about is as easy as strapping on a pair of walking shoes. Flowing right through its center is the Brisbane River that empties out into Moreton Bay. Enjoy views of the water, with the cityscape beyond, when you stay at lodging near the river such as iStay River City and a number of others.

Located on the southern banks of the river is South Bank, stretching from the Queensland Art Gallery and Australia’s Gallery of Modern Art to the Queensland Maritime Museum. The Parklands of the South Bank became a landmark when it played host to the world expo in 1988. Thereafter, they were opened to the public for daily use.

The area encompasses some forested sections, large lawns and colourful gardens. There are intertwined trails that take you through the parks, where you will find yourself surrounded by lush native vegetation. You can select the path that takes you by the Nepalese Pagoda or down to the herb garden. You can even head through the parklands to Streets Beach for a swim or make a stop at one of the many children’s play areas.

There are plenty of restaurants and small eateries scattered throughout the area if you want to grab a bite to eat. For those working on the go, free Wi-Fi is also available throughout. You will also encounter The Wheel of Brisbane that will treat you to aerial views of the parks below, should you choose to ride. Little Stanley Street and River Quay boast great dining venues and are located nearby.

Auburn Silver is a travel writer who has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world.

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