My Favourite Holiday Destination

2687 Words Oct 8th, 2010 11 Pages
My Favourite Holiday Destination

I have been to several places around the world, Mumbai and Goa in India, Paris in France, Hamburg in Germany, Rome and Venice in Italy, Vatican City, Singapore, Hong Kong, Melbourne and Sydney in Australia but my personal favourite is the Brisbane-Gold Coast trip which also happens to be in Australia. I liked it very much since Gold Coast had 2 huge theme parks and an amazing water park.

It was the 16th of December we were on our way to Dubai International Airport to board our 8 o’clock morning flight which was due to land at 6 o’clock the next morning in Brisbane, Australia. It was a 16 hour long journey! At Brisbane airport we were picked up by my aunt and we went to her house where we were to stay. The
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The next ride waiting in the creepy shadows was the Scooby Doo Spooky Coaster. The Spooky Coaster is a $13 million indoor rollercoaster ride inspired by the feature film shot at Warner Roadshow Movie World Studios on the Gold Coast. In this ride you enter the creepy dimly lit courtyard and move into the heart of Spooky Castle where ghouls, gargoyles and an odd talking suit of armor jump out of the shadows to scare you!. The coaster cars are carefully replicated from the movie Scooby - Doo, the ride launched us on a hair-raising journey complete with laser lighting and sound effects, animatronics and a kaleidoscope of colour, depth, height and trickery of dimension. I rated this as extreme on the thrill meter.

It was now 6:25 and as the park closes at 7:30 the last show of the Hollywood stunt driver was about to start in 5 minutes. From the moment we entered the arena of Hollywood Stunt Driver we were immersed in a real-live action ‘working’ movie set. This purpose built and designed arena was the backdrop for what can only be described as brilliant blockbusting movie action from start to finish. Incorporating breathtaking stunts, precision driving, incredible scenes of exhilarating action and the performance of a cast and crew with immeasurable talent, we didn’t want to miss a second of this action packed extravaganza! For a full 30 minutes drivers performed their death defying stunts, and like any good movie we wanted to see it again and
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