There are plenty of upsides to this upside-down river.
It's a pleasure to stay at a hotel that salutes a cultural hero.
This late visionary architect - and his buildings - have now become tourist attractions.
Though 10 minutes from the CBD by train, it isn't often visited by tourists. Which seems a pity.
Here's Traveller's pick of Melbourne's best accommodation on offer.
When it comes to nocturnal fun, in Sydney the question is: what's open? But in Melbourne it's simply, where to next?
What's there to see at Melbourne's Koorie Heritage Trust, which has recently been in the news for all the wrong reasons?
The Australian city that is one of the most Italian cities outside of Italy.
Australia's second largest capital is distinctly European. Known for its obsession with coffee, food and football, you'll also find lush green parks, art galleries, and a huge live music culture in its pubs and bars. Traverse down one of its laneways and be surprised at what you may find; while top restaurants, cafes, bars and unique shopping are certain; its weather is not - be sure to carry a brolly.