City breaks to Melbourne
With everything the incredible city has to offer, it is not surprising that Melbourne, Australia is a popular tourist destination. Melbourne enjoys a warm, oceanic climate with its coldest months in June and July and its hottest months in January and February. The city offers a variety of sporting, cultural and fashion events. With its great selection of pubs, bars and nightclubs, city breaks to Melbourne should include enjoying some of the city’s incredible nightlife. Melbourne is also well known for its many excellent restaurants. Federation Square is one of the city’s major meeting places and has many sporting and cultural venues. Melbourne city breaks should certainly include visiting the Eureka Skydeck, the southern hemisphere’s highest viewing platform. Melbourne is internationally known as an important cultural centre with major festivals for drama, music, comedy architecture, literature, film, television and art. The Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne Recital Centre, Sydney Myer Music Bowl, Princess Theatre, Regent Theatre and the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art are just a few examples of the city’s many notable performance venues and theatres.
Accommodation for Melbourne City Breaks
Being away from home, it is easy to lack in the small comforts when travelling. You could check in to one of the city’s many hotels or hostels but there is another option that many travellers prefer. With Wimdu, you can connect with a great selection of hosts offering comfortable, clean and secure accommodation in their own homes. City breaks that involve staying with locals offer the chance to really experience the culture, people and lifestyle of the places you visit. Prices are comparable to those of most hostels and the experience is usually more enjoyable. In addition to getting the privacy you want, you will also be able to talk with your host about how to really make the most of your city break. Although Melbourne might be far away, it is well worth the journey. With the right accommodation, you will quickly start to feel right at home.