All posts filed under: Melbourne

The Great Ocean Road

No trip to Melbourne is complete without it. It’s heralded as one of the world’s all-time best scenic drives. Like the drive up California’s coast on Highway 1, the Great Ocean Road is a lovely meander that should be on your lifetime list of things […]

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Phillip Island

     Phillip Island is most popular for the penguin parade, but there is more to do and see to make the long trip truly worthwhile. I know in asking about the island, there were many that said “don’t bother”, but we ended up taking a […]

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When in Melbourne

MELBOURNE is the most European of Australia’s cities, and while it may lack a truly stunning natural setting or in-your-face sights, it has its share of subtle charms.  Here are some tips when visiting this modest but enchanting city. 1)  Stay at the Novotel in Collins A […]

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