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Hiya Backpackers

Hiya Backpackers

Welcome to Somewhere to Stay Blog. This is just somewhere to post all our funny stories and daily grind and what’s happening around us.  
 
Best Pools and Spots to Cool Off

Best Pools and Spots to Cool Off

After our own pool you can… From heritage listed pools to crystal clear beaches in the middle of The City, Brisbane is the best place to cool off this summer. Visit Brisbane has rounded up some of the top pools and water havens. Did we mention most of these spots are free?South BankStreets Beach, Australia’s ... Read More
 
Brisbane named the country’s hippest city by Lonely Planet

Brisbane named the country’s hippest city by Lonely Planet

Australia travel guide By Freya Petersen Despite being pummelled by storms, choked by fire haze and recently named among the world’s most expensive cities, Brisbane is cooler than ever, according to leading Australian travel guide publisher Lonely Planet. The latest Australia edition of the guide book considered to be the world traveller’s bible says Brisbane is”arguably Australia’s hippest ... Read More
 
What to Do, what to do……….

What to Do, what to do……….

ABSEILING down rugged cliffs, soaring through the sky – with or without a plane – or kayaking in the dark are all activities right at your doorstep at Somewhere to Stay. Backpacker adventure lovers need look no further than our own backyard to get the blood pumping – indeed, many thousands of people head here ... Read More
 
BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE FREE

BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE FREE

When you’re looking for something to do, there’s no need to spend a fortune. Southeast Queensland has so many beautiful places to go and things to see, that a fabulous day out need not cost a bean. Save your pennies for that rainy day and get out and about for free on a sunny one. ... Read More
 
Superfest 2012

Superfest 2012

Backpackers! who’s comin to Brisbane for Superfest 3! Need somewhere to stay, if you need somewhere to stay? book now at Somewhere to Stay and don’t miss the bass-pumping, booty-shaking sonic extravaganza that is Superfest 2012 is heating up! Multi-platinum selling RnB superstar and recent Grammy winner Chris Brown will return to Australia alongside female hip hop legend Missy Elliot, ... Read More
 
HINTERLAND HIGHLIGHTS

HINTERLAND HIGHLIGHTS

The Sunshine Coast Hinterland is an area of outstanding natural beauty and a haven for the artistic or those wishing to immerse themselves in a blanket of rural historic charm. Home to beautiful and quaint townships and national parks, the hinterland provides a great day out not much more than an hour north of Brisbane. ... Read More
 
Irish Surfer Dog

Irish Surfer Dog

Surf’s up at Noosa Festival of Surfing Enjoy a beach party all week thanks to the Noosa Festival of Surfing. The festival will offer the biggest and best free entertainment program in the 21-year history of the event, with nightly live music, movies, fashion parades, Zumba dancing, trivia giveaways, book launches, wine tastings and fun ... Read More
 
Top farm stays in the southeast

Top farm stays in the southeast

South East Queensland not only boasts beautiful weather and stunning beaches, but just out side Brisbane is also its rugged countryside is also something to behold. So what better way to discover Queensland’s country heritage than through a farm stay? Here you can experience country life to the fullest by immersing yourself in a pretty ... Read More
 
It’s Hot

It’s Hot

So why should the kids have all the fun…. Just 5 min walk from Somewhere to Stay is ……… SOUTH BANK LAGOON South Bank Parklands;visitsouthbank.com.au Entry is free Want to head to the beach without a long drive, then South Bank is the destination for you. Situated within walking distance of the Brisbane CBD, the ... Read More