Posts Tagged "Random Melbourne"

Feeling behind the times…

Posted by on Feb 22, 2012 in Melbourne, Random | 1 comment

Feeling behind the times…
Then worry no more as P&O should be able to make you feel a hint more modern.   This evening I was browsing the web, inspired as I was by the big cruise ships in Sydney's Circular Quay this morning, and I stumbled upon the following gem selling Melbourne as a tourist destination...would you go here? ...and for those of you wondering when the "new" Arts centre was well...new...it was the early eighties!   ... Read More

Happy Friday…

Posted by on Jan 19, 2012 in Photographs, Random | 0 comments

Happy Friday…
Do you ever have one of those weeks when you don't seem to actually spend any time at home? Well that's the sort of week I am having so in lieu of an actual post I offer you some random pics... Because when don't Macarons in cheerful colors brighten a day? My new (and addictively easy) Nespresso machine New Years Eve eve at Middle Brighton Beach The Christmas illuminations in the city The Yarra with high post rain water... A little bling from Nicole Fendel Jewlery and our ... Read More

Just riding along…

Posted by on Sep 4, 2011 in Activities, Melbourne, Random, Tourist | 2 comments

Just riding along…
When was the last time you rode a bicycle? And i don't mean the nicely secured ones at the gym!For some it's a daily commute and others a beloved hobby but for many of us it's something we have really not touched since we were of a school age (I think about 15 for me - no idea why I stopped - just did). Living in the city I always see people riding around looking so pleased with their mode of transport on their "comfort" bikes (how cute a term is that - comfort bike - naw) or zipping past hunched ... Read More

Ahhh Friday…

Posted by on Sep 2, 2011 in Melbourne, Photographs | 0 comments

Ahhh Friday…
Sunset on New Years Eve 2010/11 from the Eureka lookout, Melbourne. Can you believe how quickly this year has gone? We are already in September and spring has sprung. Before we know it, it will be time to plan for New Years all over agin! ... Read More

Congratulations Melbourne (and La Clinica Giveaway winners)…

Posted by on Aug 30, 2011 in Giveaways, Melbourne | 7 comments

Congratulations Melbourne (and La Clinica Giveaway winners)…
Dear Readers - what a great day! Melbourne moved to top of the ranks named the "Worlds Most Livable City" and I can announce the two winners of the giveaway! Melbourne = LivableI have been loosely following the Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Survey (what a mouthful but EIUGLS is no better though) for years. I remember sitting at my desk in London years ago and being so psyched when Melbourne was announced as worlds third most livable city that I sent it to half the office. (come ... Read More