Melbourne the second largest city and cultural capital of Australia have an interesting history. The city flourished during the gold rush and was the capital from 1901 to 1927 and is located on the south-east of Australia. The city was situated at the mouth of the Yarra River, with is a narrow strip passes through the city and is surrounded by gardens and beaches and also became first Australian settlement by free people.
The large number of festivals, carnivals, museums and galleries are there in the city and is the only reason it got the title as cultural capital. With the starting of year with New year in January the next comes the Festival of Comedy in February and in October, comes bustling and picturesque Melbourne International Festival.
Melbourne is a great city with its spectacular combination of old and new architecture, neat street scape, balanced ethnic communities and luxurious parks & gardens. Consisting of Australia’s best dining, an adequate transit system and a filled events calendar and you have all the elements for one of the most open-minded and liveable cities in the world.
Travel is very easy on the excellent network of Melbourne transport consisting of cars, trains and buses that is available in the whole city. If you want to explore Melbourne by yourself and want to see the best that the city offers to all her visitors, book now a car services which is highly suggested because the metropolitan area covers a huge area and many of the leading attractions are just ahead of the city outskirts.
The city has a enjoyable affection for social eating and drinking, which is emulated in the thousands of restaurants serving up gastronomic experiences from around the world. Melbourne is the best city for some of the best shopping and night-life in Australia. If you are searching for high fashion clothing or vintage clothing, sparkling Chardonnay, bars, clubs or jazz venues, Visit the beautiful city to enjoy these places.
Looking for relaxed break from your work? Go to Multi-Cultured city and enjoy the parks and recreational facilities, excursion along the St Kilda Esplanade, analyse the river-front South gate development, Watch an exciting cricket match at the MCG in summers or watch an interesting Aussie Rules Football match at the Etihad Stadium during winters. People who loves nature also like Melbourne Zoo, Royal Botanic Gardens, Brighton Beach or the St Kilda Esplanade.
So what you are waiting for? Hurry-up! Book your tickets and enjoy this beautiful city.