Where I’m At: Melbourne – In Australia for my annual visit

Melbourne

[Marvellous Melbourne.] Greetings from Melbourne. I’m back in Australia for my annual visit which involves visiting family and sorting through a years worth of mail that still gets sent to me. Melbourne is such a great city and I can see how I lived here for so long. Every time I return though I feel […]

Where I Stayed: Airbnb apartment, Southbank, Melbourne – Australia

Southbank Melbourne

Name: Airbnb Private Apartment Address: Southbank, Melbourne – Australia Upon returning to my former home city of Melbourne I found myself without a bed to crash on or couch to surf for my first two days. I’ve never had to search for hotels in Melbourne which was a weird feeling. As I was looking last […]

Perth Travel Guide

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Brisbane Travel Guide

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Sydney Travel Guide

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Melbourne Travel Guide

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Adelaide Travel Guide

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Southern Cross Station, Melbourne – Australia

Southern Cross Station, Melbourne - Australia

Melbourne happens to have not one, but two of my favourite trains stations in the world. The first is Flinders Street Station, and the other is Southern Cross station. The two stations were built about 100 years apart and they are both unique in their architectural style. I like Southern Cross for its wave-shaped roof […]

Paddlesteamer Canberra, Echuca – Australia

Paddlesteamer Canberra

Echuca is a few hours north of Melbourne and makes for a good stopover if you are driving into the great interior of Australia. Echuca is on the Murray River (Australia’s largest river) and it was the largest inland port in Australia in the 1800’s. Buildings in the historic port still remain and there are […]

In Pictures: Little Saigon – Melbourne

Little Saigon - Melbourne

After having spent nearly a year in Ho Chi Minh City I returned my nominal home city of Melbourne for the Christmas holidays. While it’s always good to go back I knew I would be soon be having some Vietnamese food withdrawals, so I made my way to one of the Vietnamese districts. There are […]