West End Vacations
Toowong, South Bank and Paddington, are other places in the area which are also worth exploring.
Visitors to West End, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will love the nearby museums and theaters. Explore, admire and be thoroughly entertained in the most popular museums such as Queensland Museum in South Brisbane, the Museum of Brisbane and the Queensland Maritime Museum. Culture vultures will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Queensland Conservatorium in South Brisbane and the Queensland Performing Arts Centre. The area is a treasure trove for those who love art. Make sure you see the Queensland Art Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art.
If the weather is good get outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. To see the nearby wilderness drive out to the Kangaroo Point Cliffs. Leave the busy streets behind and see the locals at their relaxed best in tranquil places such as Davies Park, the Brisbane Botanic Gardens and Frew Park in Milton.
Brisbane has a number of interesting attractions such as the St. Stephens Cathedral, Tower Mill in Spring Hill and Skyneedle. Whatever your religious background, you'll love the serenity at sacred places like the St. Andrew's Uniting Church.
Get familiar with the local fashion and purchase some original souvenirs in the nearby shopping hotspots such as The Markets, the Queen Street Mall and the Green Flea Markets.
For those without kids, there are some great places to spend time, such as the Castlemaine Perkins Brewery in Milton.
Get to know the local sporting passions in West End by catching a game at the iconic Suncorp Stadium, home of the Brisbane Broncos and the Queensland Reds. If sports are not your thing, you can still roar along with locals during one of the many pop or rock concerts hosted here.
After seeing the sights around West End, stay the night in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the Ibis Brisbane, the Punthill Brisbane, Spring Hill, and the popular Rydges South Bank, South Brisbane.