Alternative Guide to Melbourne by Sarah M.

Melbourne has long been lauded as Australia’s cultural capital. The city is home to countless bohemians, artists and extremely talented baristas, as well as stunning architecture, vibrant nightlife and amazing restaurants.

Consistently voted one of the world’s most livable cities, Melbourne certainly has it all. With its stunning Victorian city centre, relaxed atmosphere and cool residents, it’s the ultimate stopover on your Australian adventure.

We’ve put together an alternative guide to Melbourne to find out what makes the city so special, from its colourful street art, vintage fashion to its quirky lanes.