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... does give the issue of how to pack them but I did leave the box behind! We got the tram back to the apartment to get ready for dinner. Only one place we could go was Chinatown at New Year! We entered the arch and then thought how we would choose where to eat, some had queues some not! We finally decided on one and it was a fab meal. The firecrackers and dancing in the streets made getting back to the apartment a challenge and any cars in the road were ...
... in bed' - no thanks sunshine, we'd rather shave our own eyeballs. We called him creepy Dave, but he gave us everything we wanted - blankets, coffee, and a super awkward smile. Shout out to creepy dave at port fairy. And then came Lorne, a seaside town two hours south of Melbourne. We were casually chilling on the beach prepared for yet another quiet one in a campsite full of gypsies, when a group of 3 guys started chatting to us. 'Wanna go for a ...
... pile and a 'leave behind pile.' After packing the car, Marc took down the tent force the last time and we drove to the local recycle centre to drop off tent, camp chairs, eskies, table and various bits and bobs we would no longer be needing. Did have a bit of trouble with the gas bottle - recycle centre sent us to petrol station, petrol station sent us back to recycle centre. Got rid of it eventually...
Though our flight wasn't due to depart for a ...
... I think a lot of people from Hull are the same) lol. He did say he loved Leeds and missed his nights out there, everybody loves Leeds! I do hope that when we pick up the camper and see what else Australia has to offer then it will change my opinion and I will like it again. I suppose when you're stressed and trying but failing to find work you're going to get fed up of wherever you are eventually so hopefully when we are seeing some of the beautiful places we've heard ...
... The women at the desk told us to go to the main Air Asia desk for help applying for a visa online which she told us would take 2 to 10 days. Our heads were in our hands. We went to the help desk and the women gave us a web address to apply for a e-visitor visa. She said it could take anything from 5 minutes to 10 days (we had a little hope). Thankfully the airport had wifi. So I logged on through the iPad. It was going so slow and we could only do one at a time. Filling ...
Other places to stay in Melbourne
Docklands, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $175
- Brilliant Hotel & Staff
- Pleasantly surprised....
- Uncomfortable beds
Southbank, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $101
- Location, location, location
- Great Value for Money
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 5 star hotelfrom $241
- Westin is better
- Good location, great room
- Love it!
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $212
- We would love to go back
- Good choice for Melbourne
- Very Dissapointed
Southbank, Melbourne | 5 star hotelfrom $264
- Fantastic Stay at Crown Towers!
- Very poor
- I love Crown - especially Crystal Club
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 2 star hotelfrom $95
- Great location...but...
- Watch out!! There might be a mouse in your room
- We never stay anywhere else
Arrival Drive, Melbourne Airport, Melbourne | 3 star hotelfrom $185
- Outstanding Customer Service
- Two different experiences
- Fab view of the Airport, Kept my 2 year old happy.
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $165
- Good value, pleasant stay
- Good Location, Average accomodation
- Most enjoyable
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 3 star hotelfrom $94
- Good location
- Worst experience ever
- Great Location
Southbank, Melbourne | 5 star hotelfrom $225
- Perfect experience
- Langham Melbourne Beaut Little Spot of Luxury
- Great first stop
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $139
- Above average
- Will not stay here again
- My Choice Always
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Okay weekend at Oaks on Market
- A good find
- Great hotel in a Great Location
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 3 star hotelfrom $145
- VERY dirty and outdated
- Really nice and good location!
- Asians Beware!
South Wharf, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $178
Southbank, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $180
- Lovely hotel
- Like an IKEA catalog
- Crown for Business
East Melbourne, Melbourne | 5 star hotelfrom $235
- Beyond What We Expected
- Gorgeous hotel, lousy service
- Park Hyatt
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 5 star hotelfrom $210
- Wow! A 5 Star European Style Aussie Hotel!
- Not bad, but not great
Melbourne, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $130
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 5 star hotelfrom $174
- Nice except for size and noise
- Gradually fading, but still one of the better choices
- Very unprofessional and under trained staff.
192 Wellington Parade, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $156
10-14 Centre Road, Melbourne | 3 star hotelfrom $163
- Es ist ein Holiday Inn
- Comfortable Airport Hotel
- Wouldn't go back
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 5 star hotelfrom $226
- Great - if it's your sort of style
- What you would expect from the Westin...
- The Ultimate Melbourne hotel
Melbourne, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $133
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $148
- Fabulous Location
- Best place we stayed at in Oz
- Dig It!!!
Melbourne CBD, Melbourne | 4 star hotelfrom $162
- Really good
- Great service at Saville
- Perfect holiday