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Amazing Weekend at the QT Gold Coast – So retro, much hipster, so fun

So, I won a trip to the QT Gold Coast, with air fares and stays in the “Hinterland View” (not beach) room with a awesome King bed from a “Mardi Gras recovery” weekend comp from Star Observer – obviously I’m queer enough and gave the right answer as to my NEED for such a trip!!…

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Sydney for yummy Chinese BBQ, rice noodle dumplings and fire alarms

Okay, so we really went down for Cirque du Soleil Ovo, but the highlight of any Sydney trip is gorging on decent Chinese food… mmmm…. At two of the Emporer’s Garden locations, and yummy as usual :D BBQ Duck and Pork BBQ Pork with rice noodle Garlic and Prawn Scallop Cha sieu pao Coconut Jelly…

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Hotel Ibis, Little Bourke Street, Melbourne

Room 507 My second stay at Ibis Little Bourke, this basic, but adequate, hotel, located ultra close to Southern Cross Station and within walking distance of all the best conference venues ;) (read about my first stay here) I managed not to injure myself in the shower this time. The air con was quieter, and…

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Sebel Albert Park, Melbourne

Booked a room with two Queen beds for the Digital Parents Conference for just under $200 per night. No breakfast included, but that’s what the fruit I snaffled from the plane and lunch buffets was for! (Fifth floor view) After an initial stuff up, where we were put into a room with just one king…

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Hotel Ibis – Little Bourke St, Melbourne

Now to share with you my little accommodation bargain – $65 per night, booked just at the right time – Hotel Ibis, Little Bourke St. Comfy beds! I understand the rack rate to be closer to $120 – I probably wouldn’t have paid that online having not seen it before, but it worked out well…

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Crowne Plaza, Darling Harbour

Stayed at the Crowne Plaza Darling Harbour Sunday night for the Amanda Palmer concert at the Opera House… Got a good rate through Last Minute as a Secret Hotel deal (woo!) The bed was a Queen… Super soft mattress… fought a bit with the pillows to get comfortable. Rish slept well, I tossed and turned…

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