There is a friendly rivalry in Australia of who is the greater city, Melbourne or Sydney. The actual capital Canberra was created halfway between the cities to rectify this claim..
Melbourne has a large art community and legal graffiti is allowed on certain alleyways and streets.
Panoramic shot over the Yarra river.
See travelling pays as you do learn stuff. It is not all just chilling and drinking beer. The 8 hour wrk week movement that we still adhere to in Western countries started in Melbourne.
This monument was dedicated to the movement and indicates the 888. Which represents 8 hours work, 8 hours sleep and 8 hours entertainment.
Central train station
Melbourne claims to be the cultural city. You can find numerous back ally streets with cute cafes, restaurants and bars.