Thursday, 2 May 2013

Gold Coast - Facts and historical attractions


The Gold Coast is a major tourist destination in the world.
Read on to find out some information about this exciting place:

There are more than 80 neighborhoods that are part of the Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise with some of the most famous, Burleigh, Mermaid Beach, Southport and Currumbin. Many names are of indigenous origin, and it is interesting to know what they mean. For example, Tallebudgera comes from "life", which means "fish" meaning "budgerie" and of course, refers to abundant fish stocks there.

Captain James Cook was perhaps the first European to sail along the south-eastern coast of Queensland, local Aborigines called "Kurrungal", a name derived from the word "inexhaustible source of wood.

The population has increased in the region since 1823, was in 1875 wasestablished Southport and Brisbane wealthiest neighborhoods began to leave and take their holidays.

Tourism in the region, was originally developed Surfers Paradise Hotel completed in 1925. The hotel has undergone a metamorphosis, and eventually became an apartment.

The region is also called the "Gold Coast" in 1940, when real estate speculators began the name, and the name was officially in 1958, when the local government as an area of ​​Gold Coast Coolangatta to Southport.

The population has grown rapidly since 1981, Gold Coast Airport has been completed, and in 2007 became the largest city without capital, in addition to being the sixth largest city in the country. Although the population fluctuates periodically, almost 600,000 people calling the Gold Coast.

Places to visit and things to do in Gold Coast
There are many things to do and see during your visit to the Costa Dorada. The region is home to many theme parks, as the world of dreams, Wet'n'Wild, Movie World and Sea World. These three are within thirty minutes of each other and are very close to Surfers Paradise.

In the world of the sea, the whole family can enjoy the dolphins, sharks and more, but also the opportunity to swim, relax and track racing, water-based, and Movie World, also known as the name of Warner Brothers view is perfect for movie lovers with their families. There are many walks around the theme of the movie, but also artists who dress like movie characters like Scooby Doo, Batman, and many others, and will be happy to take a picture.

Wet'n'Wild is a water park with Warner Bros., which is open all year surrounded. With seventeen slides and four pools, you can be sure it's safe for the whole family to visit.

The Gold Coast is known for its beautiful beaches, so no visit would be complete without a visit to one of the many beaches. One of the best beaches for swimming in Burleigh. Calm water almost every day, there are also surf Burleigh Heads to South Beach.

Burleigh Heads is a beautiful lush native forest, these two paths, one short and another attack at the tip, and the views are stunning, stretching north of Surfers Paradise, coming to Tweed Heads in the south.

Hikers and also visit Tamborine Mountain, beautiful scenery and a variety of wildlife.
It aretwelve songs that vary in length, but not difficult, so people who like easy hike that you might enjoy. There are nature reserves, as well as many other places:

Springbrook is located in Gold Coast, where you can go where you want native wildlife and ancient Antarctic beech. Purlingbrook waterfalls and other breathtaking waterfalls located in Springbrook. You can also enjoy a dip in the pool or go Waringa night and a visit to the cave to see the fireflies.

For a really great experience, you can visit the Q1 building in Surfers Paradise. And "the tallest building in Australia and the fifth tallest residential tower in the world. With more than 77 levels you'll see a beautiful view of the beach and you can see from Brisbane to Byron Bay and time of the Gold Coast Hinterland.

Jupiter Casino is located south of Surfers Paradise, with more than 1,000 slot machines and 70 table games for guests to play. You can also stay a couple of nights in well appointed rooms that are equipped with modern facilities such as flat-screen TVs.

Couples and singles are guaranteed the nightlife of the Gold Coast offers love.
With many clubs located in Surfers Paradise, there are many bars, clubs, theaters and restaurants scattered throughout the region.

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