Australia's Gold Coast

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Australia's Gold Coast — Australia’s answer to Miami, the Gold Coast is a flashy strip of holiday apartments, luxury hotels, shopping malls, theme parks, and nightclubs fringed by 25 miles of golden sandy beaches. Away from the glitz and glam of the seaside, this legendary Queensland destination reveals its softer side with quiet hinterland hideaways, stunning national parks, and magical rainforest walks.

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January 09, 2012 by Elissa Richard

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Hotel Pedi-Cab Service

August 16, 2010 by Becca Bergman

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Top 10 Designer Hotels

November 02, 2009 by ShermansTravel Editorial Staff

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“Always, always travel with ear plugs. They make chatty plane neighbors, loud street traffic, and rowdy hotel guests much more bearable.”

Christine Wei Assistant Editor

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