Tag: Prahran

One from the vaults: Things in Australia that made me smile – Urban Environment

I’m still digging into my back catalogue of posts from our #adventuredownunder in 2016 and 2017. I’m a “townie” so while I much enjoy the varied and beautiful Australian countryside and seaside, it’s the towns where I feel more at home. I loved just… Continue Reading “One from the vaults: Things in Australia that made me smile – Urban Environment”

Things in Australia that made me smile: Urban Environment

I’m a “townie” so while I much enjoy the varied and beautiful Australian countryside and seaside, it’s the towns where I feel more at home. I loved just walking out of our rental apartments and having plenty of shops and restaurants on our doorstep.… Continue Reading “Things in Australia that made me smile: Urban Environment”

Postcard from Melbourne: Part II

As with my Australian diary from early last year, I’m running a week or so in arears largely because of the difficulties of downloading the accompanying photographs. Christmas Eve was spent shopping for food, particularly once I found out the market in Prahran wouldn’t… Continue Reading “Postcard from Melbourne: Part II”

Postcard from Melbourne: Part I

Despite an early morning arrival into Melbourne, we were able to get into our rental apartment, unpack and head out for breakfast nearby. We are staying in the same apartment in Prahran that we stayed in earlier in the year, only for longer. We enjoyed… Continue Reading “Postcard from Melbourne: Part I”

Postcards from Melbourne I

Thankfully our luggage, including the two bike boxes, fitted into our hire car and we sped away to our first destination – a discount electrical store to buy a GPS. Yes, you can hire them but Herz’s hire charges equate to the cost of… Continue Reading “Postcards from Melbourne I”