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Currumbin Beach, South East Queensland.

Thursday, April 9, 2009

A chocolate fix and lunch with a view.

Last Monday we were invited to the Gold Coast for lunch with friends, Keith and Barbara, who are there on holidays from London. On the way we stopped for a coffee but changed our mind when we found this interesting cafe called "Choclicious."

We had a hot chocolate instead of coffee and it was delicious.

While waiting to be served I saw these funny signs outside the cafe.





I liked the one above best.

I thought they were relevant to share with you as Easter is almost here.

Then it was time to find our friend's apartment. It was on the 6th floor and had a great view of the ocean and it was relaxing listening to the waves rolling in.

What can I see happening on the beach.......
Aha! Preparations for a beach wedding, sadly for them there was a very strong breeze...
...so strong that this kite surfer was flying across the water at a great speed.

Just a little way along from the wedding was a class of school children having a surfing lesson.

Another class was having a board riding lesson.

We were served a nice lunch with a fabulous view.

10 comments:

  1. Sounds like a the type of cafe I would like as I love chocolate like any normal person.

    I love hot chocolate as I don't drink coffee and during the winter months I drink a lot of hot chocolate.

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  2. What a fun day! Love all the chocolate signs- and I believe every one of them :-)

    The view that your friend has is wonderful - enjoy your day and the rest of the week!

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  3. I was sent your link from Lucy...she knows I am obsessed with chocolate and told me I needed to visit! I LOVE the quotes! They are so perfect! Do you mind if I steal them for my blog???? Love it!!! The beach pix are sure beautiful! I would love to visit Australia someday!!!

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  4. Great article. Brides, see www.creative-theme-wedding-ideas.com
    for other theme wedding ideas

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  5. Firstly, I am craving chocolate so badly!!! ;) Those signs were a hoot. Looked like a fun and delicious place for a stop. Your beach photos are great too. Happy Easter!

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  6. wow that was so exciting and it seems that they really have fun
    and the choco drink was so tempting heheh
    by the way diane
    i just tagged you in my blog
    hope you can participate
    http://bluedreamer27.blogspot.com/2009/04/top-five-hottest-blog-meme.html

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  7. Jodi: Go for it. Spread the word about chocolate. You can use the quotes/pics.

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  8. believe it or not i haven't had any chocolate today and i've got a bit of a craving. a little one. i think i'll make shazam's chocolate cake tomorrow. i just need a few ingredients. pity about the beach wedding. i'd love to get married on the beach next time. :) Fran

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  9. See I told you other people love chocolate too...

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