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DON’T get me wrong, I really do
However, if I was pushed to declare
my favourite Australian city, then,
sorry Sydney, but Brizzy gets my vote.
The site of the early settlement of
Brisbane was originally called
Edinglassie – a name created as a
blend of Edinburgh and Glasgow.
The links with Scotland are
plentiful – after all, the city is named
after Sir Thomas Brisbane from lovely
Largs. No wonder I feel at home here!
Brisbane is way more than just the
gateway to the delights of
sub-tropical Queensland. It’s now a
city well worth visiting in its own
right and has well and truly come of