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Customer Travel Tips for Brisbane

78% Avg. city rating Rated by 667 customers

Activities / excursions 78%

Restaurants / eating out 80%

Shopping 81%

Chilling out / relaxing 80%

Getting around / public transport 81%

Sightseeing 74%

Culture 76%

Nightlife / partying 78%

Value for money 71%

Customer Travel Tips for Brisbane

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71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


26 Dec 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: .

Liked: Nice city o

Disliked: No

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


17 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Arrange pick up from airport before you travel

Liked: Laid back city

Disliked: Nothing

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


04 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip:

Liked:

Disliked:

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
60% Avg. rating


23 Aug 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: go, gold coast, is near as well and have more things to do

Liked: ummm. errmm . nothing!

Disliked: boring city actually

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


22 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: .

Liked: .

Disliked: .

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


26 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy the Southbank more.

Liked: Modern center

Disliked: Center too crowded

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


25 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Research public transport so you don't have to walk too far in the heat

Liked: Food

Disliked: To hot

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


23 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Mount coot tha

Liked: Southbank

Disliked: Not a lot to do

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
64% Avg. rating


25 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: A

Liked: A

Disliked: A

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


19 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: go to the beach on south bank for a free day out in the sun!

Liked: can get to many places such as Fraser island and southern great barrier reef and south bank beach is really great :-)

Disliked: a bit soulness.... less so than melbourne mind you!

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 80%
64% Avg. rating


06 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Shopping Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: go to fraser island, nusa, the gold coast, surfers paradise, byron bay.

Liked: the night skyline, the ferry ride, being close to fraser island and the gold coast.

Disliked: not much to do, kinda quite, everything closed early including the ferries.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


15 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Cotton clothing

Liked: Pretty

Disliked: Hot

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
76% Avg. rating


27 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Cbd for diversity of food. Southbank to relax and chill. The sunday market at the botanical garden.

Liked: Cbd, southbank, the free ferry to discover the town from the water.

Disliked: .

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


17 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: n/a

Liked: Nice restaurants near the Brisbane Convention Centre. City very accessible from the Convention Centre.

Disliked: n/a

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


14 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Gallery of modern art. Davies park market on saturday morning.

Liked: Most of the things are in walking distance. Lot of green areas between the buildings to hang out and rest.

Disliked: nothing

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


26 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Culture.

Liked: Everything.

Disliked: Yes, gocard could be on puchase at the Gold coast airport. Topping on this card could be with any value as tourist we do need than money back...

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


08 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: I don't know

Liked: The circles bike

Disliked: It was raining

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


22 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Take city hopper ferry, visit botanical gardens, enjoy a meal at the Wandering Cooks in 1 Fish Lane

Liked: Brisbane River and the ferry, Botanical Gardens, street music

Disliked: -

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


05 May 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing City break

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Go south bank

Liked: Free stuff

Disliked: Not enough free stucf

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


09 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Go to a Rugby Game!

Liked: the free ship along the river

Disliked: the traffic

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78% Avg. city rating Rated by 667 customers

Activities / excursions 78%

Restaurants / eating out 80%

Shopping 81%

Chilling out / relaxing 80%

Getting around / public transport 81%

Sightseeing 74%

Culture 76%

Nightlife / partying 78%

Value for money 71%

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