The reason for the Melbourne trip was to take MJ to see one of his favourite bands perform, Garbage! More on that later. From the airport, we took the Skybus into their city terminal which we then transferred to a shuttle that left us a block away from the hotel. I would have preferred door […]
If you remember, one of the first times I went to Melbourne, I didn’t like it. I thought it was crowded and lacked a variety of food. I still think it’s very crowded and a lot of people spend more time looking down at their phones rather than looking at where they’re walking. Some people […]
Just came back from Melbourne for a short 2 day vacation (holiday). I love to see different parts of the world but I hate the whole process of traveling. The packing – making sure you are covered for every possible scenario. What if it rains? Umbrella packed. What if it’s cold when it says it’s […]
Not one of my strong suits and definitely not these people’s either. Australians try to label the American states – I think I would do poorly as well. Americans try to label Australian states – Until I moved here I would haven’t gotten any of it! My geography teacher didn’t teach much. Shoot, I can’t even […]
Australia should be on everyone’s bucket list.
We spent a couple of days in Melbourne this week mainly because I had an appointment at the American Consulate but we did some sightseeing as well. One thing I noticed in the CBD (central business district) a lot of Melbournites (if that’s a word) walk, take the train, etc, plugged into their Ipods or […]
We went to Melbourne for the weekend. We went to the zoo, Aquarium, and the Victoria Market. While we had fun I didn’t particularly like Melbourne. It was too crowded and busy and despite it being a big city it was still lacking on good food and good shopping. Anyway it was a nice to […]