Sydney or Melbourne? This is a childish rivalry between the two cities. I always think it’s like comparing apples to oranges. When I finally arrived in Melbourne, it becomes the apple of my eyes.
Photo Credit: Suet Yi
The story begins in July. It was a wet and windy weekend, but nothing could stop me to visit my best friend in Melbourne. Similar to most of the trips, I don’t have much planning – just turn up and do what I want. You can always tell the character of a place by the nicknames it has earned – the world’s most livable city. It’s not possible to see everything that Melbourne has to offer in one trip – and I don’t suggest you try. What follows, in no particular order, is a selective taste of the highlights in this article. If you know nothing else about this place, these are the funny facts that I discovered: