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Melbourne is considered one of Australia's premier shopping destinations - even some in-the-know Sydneysiders come to Melbourne exclusively to go shoe shopping - and it is possible to have several ...
The Melbourne Cup really is a race that stops the nation with an estimated 20 million Australians watching the horse race on the first Tuesday in November each year. Running since 1861, the race is ...
Written by Viator, August 2011
Explore Hidden Laneways : Experience
what beautiful Melbourne has to offer on a small group guided walking
tour to quaint shops, cozy cafes, and down wondrous lanes and arcades. A
January in Melbourne is all about lazy summer days, swimming at the beach and watching the Australian Open Tennis Championships. As the mercury begins to soar, so does the action on the courts at Rod ...
Written by Emma, Australia, August 2012
Each year Melbourne celebrates its beginnings on Melbourne Day, an annual celebration that marks the founding of the city on August 30, 1835. Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken from ...
Written by Emma, Australia, September 2012
Eating on a budget in Melbourne
doesn’t mean you have to survive on takeaway burgers and fries. If you
know where to look, you can eat a healthy and varied diet from numerous
food outlets, ...
Written by Emma, Australia, November 2012
It’s hard to believe that what was once Melbourne ’s most controversial public space is now one of it’s most celebrated and enjoyed. Melbourne’s Federation Square celebrates the last decade as ...
Written by Emma, Australia, February 2013
Australia Day takes place on January 26th and is a public holiday for all Australians. Various events are scheduled throughout the day in every state and city and Melbourne has an entire program of ...
Written by Emma, Australia, May 2012
Melbourne’s many bike paths and relatively flat topography make it an easy city to travel around by bike. Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken from our Melbourne Things to Do blog. ...
Written by Emma, Australia, December 2011
Melbourne ’s markets have come into their own in recent years with a resurgence of farmers’ markets and many inner suburbs operating their own markets that reflect their area’s unique character. ...
Written by Emma, Australia, January 2012
Shopping in the city used to consist of a few Australian novelty shops, a handful of surf shops and an excellent hatter. These days Melbourne ’s shopping scene has a reputation for being ...
Written by Emma, Australia, October 2012
Each year Melbourne celebrates the return of the warmer weather with a number of local street festivals. Here’s a list of some of our favourites: Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken ...
The Big Day Out (BDO) is one of Australia ’s longest-serving music festivals and the very first show was back in Sydney in 1992 and featured a memorable set by Nirvana. Editor’s Note: This ...
Written by Emma, Australia, April 2012
Queen Victoria Market , or Vic Market as the locals call it, is a much-loved Melbourne
institution. Known for its huge variety of fresh produce and specialty
goods, this open-air market is ...
Written by Emma, Australia, July 2012
Melbourne ’s bay side suburbs of St Kilda and Brighton have been a playground for Melburnians since the late 1800s. Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken from our Melbourne Things to Do ...
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