Travel guide over Melbourne sights

Melbourne has many beautiful religious sites. One of the most spectacular is St. Paul's Cathedral. Built at the turn of the 19th - 20th centuries, it is a vivid monument in the Gothic style. The main decoration of the cathedral is considered to be a unique organ, which was made by the best foremen in the world. Despite the fact that the cathedral is actually located in the historic center of Melbourne, its fine façade has long been obscured by modern high-rise buildings. Not all tourists can independently find the cathedral. … Further

Extraordinary places and attractions in Melbourne

There is another way to experience a bird's eye view of the city. Less extreme, but no less enjoyable and exciting. On the 88th floor of the luxury Eureka skyscraper, you'll find the best observation deck in town - Eureka Skydeck 88, which is definitely worth visiting if you prefer unusual entertainments. Eureka skyscraper is the highest residential building on the continent, and at the time it was completed in 2006, it was the tallest building in the world. The observation deck located at an altitude of 282 meters offers a gorgeous view of the city and the ocean. … Further

Cuisine and best restaurants in Melbourne

Meat dishes connoisseurs should try meat pie. This treat is offered almost in every restaurant of different trend and class. “Bush Tucker” dish type is one of the most in demand treats among tourists. If the dish in the menu is marked with a Bush Tucker sign then it means that it is prepared on charcoal. … Further

Guide on cultural sights

Among inestimable landmarks of Victorian age the building of the General Post Office, the building of Parliament House, the Town Hall and the famous Princess Theater are best worth noticing and visiting. The last landmark of mentioned above will be of great interest not only for genuine connoisseurs of architectural art but for dramatic art fans as well. The same impressive, remarkable and symbolic landmark of the city of Melbourne is The Myer Music bowl. … Further

Attractions and nightlife of Melbourne

Melbourne will be a real discovery for open air recreation fans. The city features countless numbers of parks and gardens and its suburbs host famous wildlife reservations. The most scenic and popular among tourists is still the Royal Botanic Gardens. It features unique atmosphere of serenity and harmony being favorable for viewing and relishing the beauty of exotic plants. In a half an hour trip from the city tourists will discover the Sherbrooke Forest. Nature enthusiasts will eagerly walk among century aged trees and enjoy the majesty of huge ferns. … Further
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