However there are just as many Sydney-based escorts, who offer high quality services in the center of Sydney. Kings Cross is recognized as Sydney's red-light district with numerous strip clubs and "girlie" bars.
An increasing number of young Western travellers are heading to South America to take advantage of easy and cheap access to cocaine, a criminal justice expert has said.
"The jails of South America are full of people who claim that they have been unknowingly led into this pattern of behaviour," he said.Most of them are equipped with very luxurious interior and they clearly aim at a high end customers.Australian brothels are not confined to seedy red-light districts like in Europe or Asia, but are spread around wide areas including residential neighbourhoods.Flinders University criminal justice strategic professor Andrew Goldsmith said there was "no doubt" Western backpackers travelling to places like Colombia, young travellers in particular, were increasing in numbers."Some of them are drawn to the easy availability of cocaine," he said.Professor Goldsmith worked as a police reform adviser in Colombia and said drug cartels were attracted to the travellers because they had passports that enabled them to travel readily to large cocaine markets in Western countries.