A BRIEF HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA’S TRAM SYSTEM Trams in Australia are now the main public transport systems only in Melbourne, and to a much lesser extent, Adelaide and Bendigo. Most Australian cities in the past used to have extensive tram networks though these networks were heavily dismounted during the 1950s through to early 1970’s. Many…

BEST WAY TO EXPLORE A NEW TOWN OR COUNTRY WITHOUT A TOUR GUIDE When most travelers plan their adventure it usually involves a tour guide to help them navigate through a new city and to learn about the heritage and culture. And this is a great idea for many travelers. However, it isn’t always as…

CAR HIRE DEALS IN MELBOURNE | SAVE UP TO 30% Europcar currently have some awesome car hire deals in Melbourne as well as many other cities in Australia. You can choose to collect your chosen vehicle from a number of destinations across the city. From Southern Cross Station and Frankston, to Melbourne Airport and Richmond. Hiring…

THE HISTORY OF MELBOURNE CUP RACING & FASHION It is Australia’s most famous Tuesday. It’s the “race that stops a nation”. It’s Melbourne Cup Racing. Mark Twain called it Australia’s true folk festival and said that the magnificence of its appeal on an entire country astonished him. It is also one of the world’s most…

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