Tagged: Brisbane

Four Points by Sheraton Brisbane

My cunning last minute, same-day booking out of New Zealand had a slight bend in it, which was an overnight stay in Brisbane. Not to worry, I had sort of planned for this. The Four Points in Brisbane was rather cheap and it wouldn’t hurt to get another night with...

Wild Horse Mountain Lookout Glass House Mountains

Driving back from the Sunshine Coast we pulled off of the Bruce Highway approaching Brisbane. Traffic was banked up a bit so we decided to stop for a short break. We discovered there’s a lookout a short but slightly steep walk up the old access road. We had great timing in the...

Breakfast on Adelaide to Brisbane Qantas in Business Class

I had spent the past week away in the desert only to get home with under twelve hours to clean, pack and sleep. It was an early wakeup for the 6 AM flight out of Adelaide to Brisbane. Although I used to fly Qantas between these two cities frequently, it was seldom direct and only once in...

Indirect flying: 9 regional flights amazingly cheap

Somehow I have ended up booking nine flights on eight tickets for very little cash. By carefully ticketing through fares on deep discount I was able to book an entire ‘milk run’ i.e. flights that fly via several stops with passengers and freight getting off/on at each stop. Somehow I saved a...