Melbourne’s Beautiful Shrine of Remembrance

One spot in Melbourne that I think often gets overlooked by visitors is its amazing Shrine of Remembrance, which is located on St Kilda roads in the precinct of the Botanical Gardens. It sees its fair share of visitors without being massively busy, I visited it a few weeks back and frankly was surprised by …

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Around Melbourne – Acland Street, St Kilda

Last week I wrote about the Chapel Street Precinct, not too far from the CBD in Melbourne. Then last week after that post I caught up with an old friend in St Kilda’s Acland street, another vibrant area of Melbourne. Acland street is actually often the place that backpackers will come and stay if they …

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Around Melbourne – Chapel Street and Chapel Street Bazaar

Hi all. Today just a short little ‘peep’ into a part of Melbourne, into the area of Chapel street, which stretches from the suburb of Windsor to Prahran and South Yarra. It’s a popular strip stretching from the Princes Highway to South Yarra, and you’ll see it change bit by bit as it goes from …

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Tasting Melbourne – Hofbrauhaus (German Restaurant)

A number of weeks ago now (well, as per when this post will appear) I visited Chinatown in Melbourne. We have a pretty decent Chinatown in the centre of town, where you certainly can find a plethora of Chinese eateries. I remember a wonderful dumpling restaurant from my fays at University that we would frequent …

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Spots in Melbourne – United Currency Exchange

So here’s a little secret I thought I’d you in on. If you’re coming to Melbourne, or living here and about to travel overseas and need some foreign cash. United Currency Exchange is the place I go to change my cash. Why? Because the rates are really exceptional. By that I mean I haven’t found …

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A Weekend in Melbourne – Filming, Uber, Football and Hugh Jackman

Howdy all! Today’s post is a little bit of a life update in a way I guess. The weekend just finished I’ve been out and about a bit, some in the line of duty for work, some for my other hobby, making my fan fiction, and then there was Saturday night out with my wife …

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