Travel Blogs from Melbourne
Australia Day rocks! Having woken up after a good sleep I faced clear blue skies and sunshine on the other side of my hotel curtains. Feeling refreshed I headed out to the National Museum Australia. A 45minute walk later through Canberra's virtually deserted Sunday morning streets found me outside the museum. The building itself was architecturally …
Back to Melbourne after driving about 400 miles in 2+ days.
The Docklands area of MB reminds me a lot of Vancouver BC. Especially with all the redevelopment of former railyards and warehouse "sheds". They expect 60,000 people working in this area by 2025 and 20,000 living here. www.docklandsdirectory.com.au www.docklands.com
Pam had to go to school today so we had to busy ourselves in town. We decided to go spend some time at the Queen Victoria market, as we had some shopping to do (read-souvenir shopping) -;) After our tour of the market we walked further downtown towards the main train station. We were meeting Pam and her friend, Jen, for an early pizza dinner in a suburb not far from Pam's school. This is sort of a Friday night hang out for the gang, but it is always early because they are all so tired by ...
Overnight camp was at a roadside stop about 100km into SA.
Another cold night, but not as cold as last night. I wanted to get to the Head of Bight viewing site soon after it opened and ended up getting there at about 8:30am. There was a strong NE wind blowing which made standing watching the whales and their calves very "challenging", so I only spent just over half an ...
... when we could board the plane, because the time to board was seconds away and nobody was sitting at the desk. There was a rope around the whole thing. We were hoping for an announcement to make things clear for us, but we heard nothing. After a long time, we heard one of the worst announcements you would ever want to hear. Our flight was delayed for 45 minutes because of cleaning. (OH NO!)
When we boarded ...
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My boyfriend and I stayed at the Travelodge and even though the rooms weren't decked with high end things, it was exactly what we needed. Would highly recommend for young couples who are on a budget :)
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