Melbourne and its many boroughs, CBD included, are filled with plenty of attractions and things to do. From zoos and parks to museums and markets, here’s the rundown of some of the best things to do in Melbourne.
Set up Base Camp
Before you start exploring the city, you need to find your perfect accommodation! If you want a little more privacy and space, consider serviced apartments in Southbank. This is a central and exciting area to base yourself in, and properties such as Oaks Melbourne Southbank Suites are perfect for city escapes.
Located in the very heart of Melbourne, the zoo is an incredible opportunity to appreciate the diversity of the natural world. With over 250 species of mammals, birds, and reptiles the zoo is the epitome of ex-situ conservation, which relates to animals living outside their natural habitats.
Australian Sports Museum
For all you avid sport’s fans, whether or not you love Australia’s undeniable presence in the world of sport, this museum has the largest collection of Australian sporting memorabilia in the world. With a lot of fun interactive exhibits as well, this is a great choice for both kids and adults alike.
Queen Victoria Market
Not your run-of-the-mill market, with awesome food tours and even a weekly night market, this is o add to the list of must-dos in Melbourne! Showcasing the very best of local produce, meander down String Bean Alley, to discover some beautiful works of art and maybe even pick up something for your home!