Byron Bay is located in the southeastern Australian state of New South Wales. It's known for its gorgeous beaches and indescribable scuba diving sites. In this little hippie beach town honeymooners are sure to get lost in the overwhelming sensation of wanderlust romance.
From site seeing to surfing Byron Bay has it all. And we've put it all in this guide. Below you'll learn how to live like a local while experiencing it from the lap of luxury.
TO SLEEP: WATEGOS WATERMARK
Sitting on Wategos Beach in Byron Bay, Watermark offers a quiet escape from the city life while remaining relatively close. Imagine falling asleep to the calming sounds of crashing waves and waking up to the sound of dolphins playing right outside your window. While the hotel itself doesn't have a large offering of amenities, everything you need is a short walk away.
TO EAT: BAYLEAF CAFE
What better way for lovers to spend their morning than doing what the Aussie's do best? This cozy little cafe is the quintessential breakfast spot to spend a quiet morning watching the sunrise. The menu is comprised of over-the-top renditions of the ever so classic Avocado Toast and envy-inducing salads. And to top it off, this cafe has a go-green philosophy that has lead them to a plastic free existence.
TO DO: SOUL SURF SCHOOL
You can't expect to escape to one of the most beautiful beaches in the world and not learn to surf (unless of course you are already an expert). Soul Surf School in Byron Bay was voted number one on Trip Adviser's things to do list. So we think it's safe to say that you won't be disappointed by this time well spent.
TO SHOP: BYRON BAY COOKIE COMPANY
Baked to perfection right in Byron Bay, The Byron Bay Cookie Company's cookies make the perfect souvenir to bring home. Combining creative flavors with beautiful design their cookies hold high praise from the locals of Byron Bay.
TO DRINK: STONE & WOOD BREWERY TOUR
After spending the day learning to surf head over to Stone & Wood Brewery. Experiencing one of their locally brewed and bottled beer, described as "approachable", is the perfect way to wind down the day. Or if you really consider yourself a beer connoisseur, take a tour of the brewery.
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