Gav & Sarah's Travels
we got to surfers paradise after a short bus journey from byron-wed booked in to a "resort" style hostel which supposedly had a pool,gym , sauna..........we arrived n it wasnt anything we expected hahahahahahahahahthe only luxury thing they had was free washing machines :o) we spent the first day just chilling out n sat lazyin on the main beach-as we usually do!haha. ghav insisted on buryin me!!!!nice! lol. the next day we set of early n spent the day in 'wet n wild' the water park-was fun, drove gav mad insisting on going on all the slides over n over n over again!!serves him right for trying to tip our rings over going down the slides.ha. the next day we went to 'sea world' yipieee-no!!! we saw the usual-dolphin show, sea lion show n water ski show-but ive never seen such cheesy shows in my life!dont remember then being that cheesy in florida lol. anyway we had a nice day anyway!the best bit was that we got 2 see 2polar bears-they were massive, but cute!!:o) they fed them whilst we were there n they had watermelon and cocca pops,hahah seriously!!!!got photos 2 prove it!!surely thats polar bear abuse!!!!lol. and we got 2 see an endangered wierd animal called a dugong-similar 2 a manatee but with a flipper!!!was cool. there was a couple of rides there like a log flume n a cheesy burmuda triangle ride, there was a tiny lil rollercoaster but we didnt get 2 go on that,haha yea gav!!! so anyway we had a nice day-was a lil bit dissapointed cos it wasnt as good as we expected but was still a cool day out!!!that night in the hostel we were sat out in the bar when a transformer exploded on a power line right outside our hostel n we r stuck with no lights or power all night,hahahaha gave us some entertainment in the boring hostel bar.lol the next day we left n was heading for brisbane!