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Magnificent Melbourne

Why it's the grandest city in Australia

Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia with a population of four million it’s thriving with things to do and see. It’s one of Australia’s greatest tourist destinations for a reason. This city is grand especially for the large amount of parks, gardens, theatres and galleries. Hence there is always something to do…

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Stylish Melbourne

Experience Australia

Melbourne is the second most populated city in Australia and Oceania. It is an international cultural centre, with cultural and major events and festivals, drama, musicals, comedy, music, art, architecture, literature, film and television. Melbourne has a rich and diverse literary history that made it the second UNESCO City of Literature. The…

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Stylish and arty Melbourne

Multicultural make up

Melbourne is the cultural capital of Australia, the arty city will take your breath away, Gold Rush architecture and countless monuments remarking city's recent history. It's new and full of energy, positive vibes going thorough the band venues and edgy street art. Melbourne is divided into the north and south parts, and you will feel the coolness…

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John Batman first settler in Melbourne

Sophisticated and slick city

The capital of Victoria in Australia being the second largest city, is a real fun gateway! The first settler in Melbourne was John Batman, he claimed land just north of Port Phillip Bay. After that Captain William Londsdale came from oversee Sydney to Melbourne, and the town get its original name, after the British Prime Minister at the time,…

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Amazing Great Ocean Road

One day at Melbourne

If you plan to visit or live there, on a day off just jump into a special and small tourist coach from any hostel, hotel, tourist agency in Melbourne early in the morning, and you will be taken to a long drive along the south-eastern coast of Australia for a whole day: the amazing Great Ocean Road. The trip usually starts from Torquay and its…

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Lay Back in Melbourne

Different cultural communities and atmosphere

Melbourne is one of the only cities in Australia to have been founded by free colonists, after Sydney Bay and the area around it were populated by prisoners sent from England, in the 1800's for the most part. Later in 1901 the city became the capital of Australia before Canberra was founded and stole its place. Melbourne has kept many of its…

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Melbourne International Animation Festival: 19 - 27 of June, 2010

Melbourne, Australia

The international city of Melbourne is going to be fun in the end of June. The Melbourne International Animation Festival (MIAF) is one of the largest animation festivals in the world. It usually screens around 350-400 films each year in competitive, student, curated & retrospective programs.The festival will be taking place from the 19th to the…

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Formula One: 25 - 28 of March, 2010

Melbourne, Australia

Is your life spinning around Formula One? If yes, there is one event that you cannot miss. Between the 25th and 28th of March be in Melbourne and witness the race of the fastest cars ever. The place of the action is called Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit. It is a street circuit around Albert Park Lake, only a couple of kilometres south of central…