» Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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Melbourne is best known for its great food, diverse cultures, shopping and the Casino. This sophisticated well-planned city is easy to get around, whether it is on foot, tram, bus, train or taxi. Melbourne has a chic café atmosphere and there are hundreds to discover at every corner including buzzing laneways. There are endless restaurants to choose from whether it is Italian in Lygon street, Greek in Lonsdale Street, Vietnamese in Victoria Street to Chinese in Chinatown and the upmarket Paris End of Collins Street. Visit the Queen Victoria Markets for bargain shopping or a number of shopping precincts within the CBD and South Yarra for designer brands, boutiques and large department stores. Walk along the Yarra River and stop at the Aquarium or Art gallery. Try you luck at Crown Casino, dine at the many establishments on offer and be entertained with a live show. Melbourne is home to some large sporting events like the Australian Open Tennis, the Melbourne Cup horse race as well as many other major events to experience. Other highlights include Federation Square, Docklands, the Victorian Arts Centre, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Museum, State Library of Victoria, Old Melbourne Gaol, Parliament House, Cook’s Cottage in Fitzroy Gardens and the Royal Botanic Gardens. After a full day of adventure, why not stop and have a drink at one of the trendy bars in the city. For the best views over Melbourne visit the Eureka Sun deck, which is 88 levels high and offers spectacular 360 panoramic views. Use Melbourne as your base to discover other areas such as the Yarra Valley wine country or the magnificent 12 Apostles along the Great Ocean Road. Book your next holiday or business trip to Melbourne and be spoilt with everything this magical city has to offer.