Cities known for their trendy lifestyle and exciting holiday activities include Sydney and Gold Coast. For one, these cities are popular for the summer - with their sandy, sunny beaches, and sparkling oceans, all the while being so close to sophisticated, fun cities. There are many very luxurious first-class hotels here, such as Marriott Sydney Harbour at Circular Quay, The Observatory Hotel, and many more.
Sydney is famous for its Opera House, and Bondi and Coogee beaches, amongst many other things, like shopping, dining, and its stylish nightlife. Gold Coast is popular for surfing, its scenic views, and activities like hot-air ballooning, theme parks and many more.
Places known for their cultural-chic style include Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane and Hobart. They are all separate areas, but there are a number of luxurious first-class hotels at these areas. Melbourne has many luxurious hotels, like Grand Hyatt Melbourne, while Adelaide, Brisbane and Hobart have few.
Adelaide boasts a very scenic town, with tasteful architecture, style, and is very art-influenced with its many museums, galleries and gardens. There are some casinos and malls here as well. Melbourne is known for its Victorian and contemporary architecture, as well as its beautiful parks and gardens. Its streets are also laden with classy cafes. Brisbane is an ideal place for those who love art and culture, and also has many theme parks and attractions. Hobart in Tasmania, houses some interesting historical buildings and museums.
For a quieter holiday with a slower pace and Australia's natural scenic beauty, you can stay in Cairns or Perth. Cairns is surrounded by a spectacular natural view and has some fantastic beaches, while Perth has a slower-paced town life with great natural surroundings.
There are a few luxury hotels in Cairns, like the Angsana Resort and Spa. Cairns best feature is its tropical feel, lush greenery and serene beaches. The Great Barrier Reed is only a hour away from Cairns, and visitors can indulge in many water activities or just relax and enjoy the atmosphere. Perth also has a few first-class hotels, like Burswood International Resort Casino and others. Perth is great for sight-seeing, with its beautiful beaches and parks. The quiet town is a great place for a relaxing holiday.