Melbourne, whenever we hear this word the first thing that comes to average Indian individual’s mind is the MCG (Melbourne Cricket Ground) but this city is a lot more than MCG. This city has an ambiance that can make any person fall in love with her. It has so much to offer to everyone. In Melbourne you can engage in a lot of different kind of activities. Few of them are mentioned below.
A Walk on Hosier Lane
For individuals who are interested in art forms there is one lane that you would surely love to visit. The Hosier lane in Melbourne showcases the love and the respect that this city has for the art. The raw and vibrant street art on this lane is a sight that is hard to witness in any other city. The art is done in some of the most flamboyant colors. These few pictures of the art would surely interest you and intrigue you.
Up close with wildlife
We all know Kangaroo and Koala Bears are native to the land of Australia and you can have the chance to get up close with them in city of Melbourne. Melbourne has great zoos and wildlife reserves that would surely be a treat for you if you have the slightest interest in wildlife. Apart from watching Kangaroos and Koalas you can also watch seals in the wild. You can also feed the Sharks and Sting Rays at the Australian Shark and Ray Centre.
Eye soothing lane walk
To know a city’s true identity you have to explore her lanes. When you walk on the lanes of this beautiful city you would become part of her. You can also visit the Queen Victoria Market and explore it till you drop. You would feel closer to the spirit of the city when you walk these market and lanes. The more you explore the more this city would mesmerize you. Historic lanes and friendly faces would not make you feel tried even treading on them for hours. Just spare a day from your trip and try to explore the city on foot to know the mesmerizing power of this city.
“A quick tip for those who are in Melbourne or visiting Melbourne in a couple of days”
Boxing Day test is right around the corner and do catch the action live in the MCG. It is an experience that you would surely cherish for your lifetime. You would not want to miss the opportunity of watching an international test match at MCG, so go make it count and watch the Boxing Day test live. For those who will be visiting Melbourne in few months, Cricket world cup is waiting for you.
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Which of these places would you want to visit in Melbourne and why?