Way back….um…I can’t remember when now…August I think, my partner in crime Ed ‘The Kid’ Gregory headed south from our base in Sydney to Melbourne. There we met up with our favourite Anglo-Franco duo, Ellie and Julie (otherwise known as Pommie and Frenchie) for a little road trip. We rented a car and headed out […]Read more "The Great Ocean Road"
One of the best things I discovered on the walking tour of Melbourne I did on Monday was a quirky coffee shop, well coffee cupboard called Switchboard. Located in the Manchester Unity Arcade on Collins Avenue, it is tucked away at the back almost out of the way. They have no website, no phone number, […]Read more "Switchboard – Coffee shop"
I really like Melbourne. I am disappointed to be cutting short my time here by leaving for Sydney tomorrow but I have a feeling that I will be back. There was a great free walking tour organised by the hostel on Monday, we saw some rock candy being made, very interesting and tasty. http://www.suga.com.au/ And […]Read more "Melbourne a few days later"
There is nothing quite the feeling of coming to the end of a long journey to see a friendly face waiting to pick you up. This what happened to us this morning. Kellie, henceforth referred to as Kel, had got out of bed at the crak of dawn to pick us up. After the cramped […]Read more "Melbourne at last but it is freezing!"