Brisbane, the state capital of Queensland, Australia, is one of the most popular tourist destinations of the world. During your holiday to this place you can explore the numerous historical monuments, gardens, parks and shopping centers. As soon as you reach the city, you can go for a Brisbane airport car hire service to make your traveling around the city convenient and enjoyable.
Brisbane is a city which offers a blend of rich art and cultural heritage and scenic beauty to the tourists. You can start your city tour by driving to the city center. Here you can explore some of the most popular art galleries, museums and art centers of the city. You can visit the Queensland Cultural Centre, the hub of art scene of the city. This centre includes the Queensland Art Gallery, Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Queensland Museum and the State Library of Queensland.
The Queensland Art Gallery is popular worldwide because of its fine collection of European art, as well as, Asian art, along with art pieces on Australian art and Aboriginal art. The Queensland Museum on the other hand is a natural history museum, filled with exhibits of full-scale, which includes different mega fauna and endangered species. The Queensland Performing Arts Centre comprises of a concert hall along with three theatres. Here you can attend some of the well-acclaimed operas, classical music and theatrical productions. The Queensland Maritime Museum puts on display relics from early shipwrecks along with shipbuilders’ models. If you are an art lover, then a visit to these places is a must.
Besides these art centres, you can also visit other historical buildings of Brisbane, which include the famous Parliament House, the General Post Office, the City House, the Commissariat Store Museum, the Old Government House, the Newstead House and the popular Old Windmill. You can also plan a trip to the Cathedral of St Stephen and St John’s Anglican Cathedral churches.
After exploring the historical buildings of the city, you can head towards the beautiful gardens and parks to explore nature at its best. You must definitely plan to visit the Brisbane City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane Botanic Gardens and the famous Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, especially if you have children travelling with you.
You can also visit the local restaurants, cafes and shopping centers in your Brisbane airport car hire to enjoy a great time in Brisbane.