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Melbourne travel guide


Melbourne is a dynamic city that was once referred to as the 'Paris end' in the 1950s. The city is based on a well-ordered grid of art-deco high-rises reminiscent of New York. It has a diverse collection of neighbourhoods with loads of cafes, restaurants, and bars. It carries the most European look and feel out of all the Australian cities and boasts plenty of innovative architecture.


When to visit Melbourne?


The climate of Melbourne is temperate. Many tourists arrive here for an Australian summer and to escape the cold of the Northern Hemisphere. January is the hottest month while July is the coldest. Depending on what you want to do and see, you can plan the visit to suit your needs. Weather is pleasant and warm during the summer months of December to March and is perfect for a summer destination.


Moving around in Melbourne


The public transportation is excellent in Melbourne, and one can use the myki card to board on trams, trains, and buses. If you want to reach the Central Business District, a free tram allows easy access to all the CBD has to offer. You can take the free tourist shuttle bus that runs around the city to connect to your next destination. There are many noodle bars, pizza parlours and cafes where you can eat and drink your fill.


Health & Beauty


There are plenty of health services in the bustling city of Melbourne. Health tourism is on the up. More and more people are seeking cheaper and better quality health care. One of the most popular services here is dental care with treatments like teeth whitening on the rise. It is more than easy to get to any services within Melbourne, and every service is just a phone call away. Whether you are looking for a massage or teeth whitening there are ways to make your health stay a little cheaper. If you are looking for cheap dentist Melbourne, then you are sure to come across some top dental services here.


The top things to do and see


There is an endless list of things to do and places to see, making your health visit last a little longer and more memorable.The neighbourhoods within the city offer distinct attractions, and each of them is remarkable in their own right.To get the most out of your stay, here are a few things which we would recommend


· Take a street art tour that is run by the graffiti artists. This is an excellent way to learn about the art scene in the city and develop a deeper appreciation of these artists.


· Explore Fitzroy Gardens that was created in 1848. It is one of the most beautiful gardens, created in the style of old English gardens.


· Another must is visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens that spans across 86 acres and features thousands of trees, shrubs, and flowers. It is a popular activity in Melbourne.


· Head towards the beautiful beach of St. Kilda and enjoy strolling on the sandy, wide beach. Get views of some stellar sunsets before you head back in the town.


· You will love going to the food market that boasts of a mix of food sellers. The market gets even bigger, and the stalls get even bigger.


· Enjoy looking at the beautiful, bunker-like building of National Gallery of Victoria. There is an expansive collection held at the oldest gallery in Australia.


· Explore Bourke and Collins streets or go to Kilda Road to enjoy the huge variety of art galleries available in the area.


Melbourne with its alleys and laneways is both scenic and cosmopolitan. And after all that sightseeing and traveling, you can head towards South Melbourne to spend the day relaxing beside the bay.

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