Mixing Melbourne’s booze with history

Mixing Melbourne’s booze with history

It is easy to lose yourself in a new destination, and in a city like Melbourne, you may never want to be found. This is a place that makes it tough to want to leave the vibrant city centre, with its myriad of intensely hued laneways and kitschy restaurants being...

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Good Beer Week Melbourne

Good Beer Week Melbourne

Oh, Melbourne. You wonderfully fun, culture-embracing babe! Victorian townhouses sitting side-by-side with warehouse conversions, beautiful parks scattered through eclectic neighbourhoods, incredible murals flanking the tiniest of alleyways, trams that give way to cars, cars that give way to pedestrians and pedestrians that, well, rule the streets. Vintage stores with enough...

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The complete guide to: Melbourne travel

The complete guide to: Melbourne travel

Melbourne is one of those cities that you have to love (even if you’re from Sydney!). Fantastic coffee, cool street art, lively bars and clubs, bohemian districts and tucked-away laneways hiding epic finds all make it a city worth exploring for several days. To help you make the most of...

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24 hours in: Melbourne

24 hours in: Melbourne

Headed to Melbourne, but with a time-strapped schedule? Of course, we recommend you spend your vacay hanging out with us, but if you’re still looking for something to do after your food tour or cocktail adventure, we also have a few suggestions (courtesy of our expert local Melbourne tour guides,...

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The multicultural magic of Melbourne’s markets

The multicultural magic of Melbourne’s markets

Mix together a Brasilian tour guide working at a nut shop, Greek ladies selling Australian Cranberries, Melburnians who can talk about eggs as if they are the best-kept secret ever, and dim sim that people travel for from across the state, and you’ve got your perfect playground for a Multicultural...

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A local’s guide to Brunswick, Melbourne

A local’s guide to Brunswick, Melbourne

No one knows local life like our guides! That’s why we’ve asked them take us around their favourite ‘hoods and offer their insider tips on seeing the city like a true local. Local guide Ellen designed our Made In Melbourne tour of her favourite hometown ‘hood, Brunswick. If Brunswick sounds...

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Exploring Melbourne’s coffee culture

Exploring Melbourne’s coffee culture

I already knew of plenty of things to do in Melbourne, but this time I was scouring the city with a purpose: to find some of the best coffee in a city known for getting its buzz on. I’d already consumed a large amount of coffee by that point while...

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Things to do in: Melbourne

Things to do in: Melbourne

We asked Tony, General Manager of Urban Adventures and long-time resident of Melbourne, to answer a few questions for us. Here, he gives us a local perspective on things to do in Melbourne. Where would you take your Mum on her birthday for a special local lunch? (When money isn’t an...

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What’s On In… Melbourne: Melbourne Now

What’s On In… Melbourne: Melbourne Now

Anyone who is going to be in Melbourne over the next few months and wants to instantly tap into their inner hipster should head straight for the National Gallery of Victoria. Here you’ll find an exhibition called Melbourne Now, which celebrates all things Melbourne through several forms of art and...

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