Holiday and tourist information for Surfers Paradise

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Australia’s Gold Coast has its tourist center in Surfers Paradise. Surfers is a household word in Australia when describing anything related to holidays and it has a well deserved reputation as the top tourist destination in the country. Surfers Paradise is a sophisticated place. It is the most popular place in Australia for developers to build new resorts because they know that sales of the apartments to investors will be strong due to the strong tourist demand for quality holiday Surfers Paradise accommodation. For this reason, new resorts are continually coming on the market in Surfers Paradise and old ones being demolished. One of the great things that makes a top tourist destination is its central hub, where tourists gather for shopping, activities and restaurants. Surfers Paradise is the leader in this field with the Cavill Avenue mall being the central gathering place. It has the beach at its eastern end and the mall is lined with cafes, restaurants and arcades full of great souvenir shopping. To the north of Surfers paradise is Main Beach and the Southport Spit. This region provides a number of activities to the Gold Coast region which include a number of marinas, luxury resorts, excellent Surfers Paradise restaurants and dining, and top class shopping centers. Many visitors to Surfers paradise will also visit this region from time to time.

Surfers Paradise Attractions

Holiday activities in Surfers Paradise are numerous. The beach itself is number one and is one of the best surfing beaches on Australia's east coast.It is always busy. Hordes of Japanese tourists gather here for a photo opportunity among the buffed bodies of the local surfers and the bikini babes who sunbake on the beach. Shopping at Surfers Paradise Dreamworld, Seaworld, Movie world, Wet ‘n Wild water park and the Currumbin Bird Sanctuary can all be accessed from Surfers Paradise. Shuttle buses run along the full length of the Gold Coast and tourists can use this service to reach these attractions. No child wants to be taken to Surfers Paradise for a holiday, and then miss out on a visit to the theme parks, so be warned and bring your money with you.

Surfers Paradise Accommodation

Surfers Paradise accommodation has so much on offer that it becomes confusing. At the top of the range places like Q1 resort, the Mantra resorts, the Sheraton Mirage resort and Palazzo Versace stand out from the crowd. In the family holiday range there are resorts like Paradise resort that cater especially for families on holidays with their kids. There are thousands of three and four star apartments to chose from. The most popular are the ones along the esplanade but you will need to book early. Surfers Paradise accommodation ranges right through to cabins in caravan parks and backpacker hostels.

The Gold Coast, in Australia, has been built around Surfers Paradise and it will always be the best place to stay in the Gold Coast region.

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