Five winter wonders to make you fall in love with Melbourne’s snuggle season

By fif | June 20, 2019 | Comments Off on Five winter wonders to make you fall in love with Melbourne’s snuggle season

Baby, it’s cold outside. But with this round-up of exceptional wet weather outings, we have a feeling you’ll be head over heels with the romance of Melbourne’s winter wonderland in no time. Here’s what’s on near Docklands Private Collection of Apartments. The Winter Village Cue ice skating, private igloos and espresso martinis on tap. Winter…

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Where to find Melbourne’s best coffee

By fif | May 12, 2019 | Comments Off on Where to find Melbourne’s best coffee

You’ll quickly learn our city is serious about its coffee. Here’s where to find a cup of gold – or five – during your stay at Docklands Private Collection Of Apartments. Seven Seeds You’ll almost always find this one topping the list. As well as serving up a heavenly brew inside the converted warehouse, this…

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Local Melbournians

Live Like a Local Melbournian

By fif | April 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Live Like a Local Melbournian

Want to live like the locals do while in Melbourne? Here are our tips for where to go, what to eat and what to wear during your stay in our multifaceted city. You’ll feel like a local in no time. Buzz off Melbournians adore coffee as much as the Italians. A good barista is as…

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Seasonal Spoils In Melbourne This Autumn

By fif | March 28, 2019 | Comments Off on Seasonal Spoils In Melbourne This Autumn

Mark your diaries, Melbourne friends. From world-class LOLs and under-the-sea soirees to Aussie movie royalty and coveted blooms, autumn is an exceptional time to visit Melbourne. Here’s what’s on. BEST MEDICINE Need some LOLs in your life? The world’s top comedians will have you in stitches across our city this month. The Melbourne International Comedy…

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Best Free Events In Melbourne In March

By fif | February 24, 2019 | Comments Off on Best Free Events In Melbourne In March

You don’t have to spend a bucketload to make memories in our beautiful Melbourne. Here’s the best free events happening this March. That’s amore Swing over to Italy – in Southbank. You’ll be spoilt for culinary choice at the Gradi Italian Festival. As well as the usual pizza and pasta suspects, we hear there will…

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Eat Play and Explore Melbourne in Summer

By fif | January 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Eat Play and Explore Melbourne in Summer

Pack your swimwear – and your adventurous spirit. Here’s where to eat, play and explore in Melbourne this sunny season. Take flight Fancy a sangria on the beach? How about while floating high above the city? The Melbourne Star Observation Wheel has transformed into the ultimate summer setting with its beach-themed cabins. The colourful beach…

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Top Five Travel Gadgets

By fif | December 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Top Five Travel Gadgets

Have yourself a tech-y little Christmas A clever travel gadget is the gift that keeps on giving all year long. Treat yourself to one of our top technologically-enhanced picks this silly season.   Bose Noise-Masking Sleepbuds Banish your chances of being a grumpy, tired traveler with these smart earplugs. Bose’s new noise-masking Sleepbuds are made…

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Melbournes Laneways

By fif | November 19, 2018 | Comments Off on Melbournes Laneways

Walk this (lane) way. Lace your boots – Melbourne’s best memories are only a walk away. Follow our guide to uncover the wonders of the city’s world-famous Melbourne laneways.   Hosier Lane The perfect place to start. Right across from Federation Square, this bluestone laneway is the epitome of Melbourne Laneway street art, and the…

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Dining Solo in Melbourne

Dining Alone in Melbourne

By fif | October 4, 2018 | Comments Off on Dining Alone in Melbourne

Dining solo in Melbourne It may feel weird at first, but with a little practice you’ll love dining solo in Melbourne. Here’s some clever ways to make it less nerve-racking — and even fun. You’re not alone. Thirty per cent of European diners eat out alone, and almost 50 per cent of meals eaten by…

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Melbournes Fashion History

By fif | July 16, 2018 | Comments Off on Melbournes Fashion History

You can’t beat a classic.Melbourne’s Fashion History lead the way for Australian fashion for so long, some would say still. From the chic 60s to the effortless 70s, the looks we were wearing 50 years ago are still in vogue. Here’s a round-up of what you’ll be seeing – or flaunting – around the Melbourne…

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