Top 5 Things to Do in Melbourne
Melbourne is a wonderful city for a holiday with family or friends. A vibrant city with amazing sights, a phenomenal amount of things to do, charming laneways, hidden secrets and friendly locals - these are just a few reasons why Melbourne has been voted 'The Most Liveable City in the World' for three years running!
Walk Through History
Ride Through the City
Visit the Animals
Tour Area Wineries
Sleep in Style
If Melbourne is such a great place to live, just imagine how memorable a holiday in Melbourne could be! What better way to help guide you around this city, than to get the perspective of Melburnians? With our office currently based in Melbourne, the friendly staff at HomeAway.com.au have provided our own take on Melbourne and give some hot tips for travellers.
City Life in Melbourne
The centre of Melbourne, otherwise known as the Central Business District (or CBD), holds much of what Melbourne has to offer to travellers. In this section of our Melbourne by Melburnians guide, five of the staff here at HomeAway give their insights into why they love the Melbourne city life. Their answers will help you find some fantastic features of Melbourne on your holiday.
Melbourne by Night
If you're a night owl, then Melbourne is the place for you! The city really does come alive at night with plenty happening on each night of the week, so it doesn't matter when you visit - there will be something to do! From live music in sensational venues, to quiet bars more suited to a chat, to the coolest clubs in town, three HomeAway staff members provide you with all you need to know!
Culture in Melbourne
The culture in Melbourne is a big reason why so many people fall in love with this city. Travellers are spoilt for choice for restaurant options, with a raft of different ethnicities represented. From Asian, to Middle-Eastern, to old-school American diners, Melbourne will satisfy your every culinary need. Add to that the booming sporting culture that Melbourne is renowned for, accessible day trip locations and a host of outdoor activites to engage in, and the ingredients are there for a memorable holiday. In this section, we have five HomeAway staff members providing you with every cultural fact about the city that you could think of.
Melbourne for Families
If you're bringing the little ones on holiday, you know all too well the need to keep them entertained. Luckily for you, Melbourne has an absolute ton of fantastic activities that will have the whole family enraptured for hours. Our family-friendly HomeAway staff provide you with the best family activities to do in Melbourne, along with some suggestions on where to visit for dinner!