Watch a game at Melbourne Cricket Ground
You have probably watched a football, basketball or tennis match before. How about cricket? If you haven’t been really lucky, we think that you haven’t.
How about turning the answer to that question into a “yes” when in Melbourne? In addition, it is not going to be in a random cricket ground, we recommend you to do everything you can to see one at Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Melbourne Cricket Ground, the 11th biggest stadium in the world and the biggest in the southern hemisphere has got its own aura that can turn any occasion that takes place there into an experience which will eventually be called “once in a life time”.
Don’t be misguided by the name. The Melbourne Cricket Ground, simply referred as “The G” by the locals of Melbourne also hosts the games of Australian Football.
Even if your trip to Melbourne is going to be off the season in terms of sports, you can still get inside with the daily tours and get to know more of this gigantic place which is really important not only in Australian but also worldwide sports scene.
You can get all the information you need from the official web site of Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Have afternoon tea at Windsor Melbourne
Tea is a ritual in the Far East, loved in the U.K, an in separable part of the Turkish culture but is an experience in Melbourne, especially when had in the iconic Windsor Melbourne.
The hotel has been serving the classic afternoon tea since 1883, every single day. What turns a cup of tea into an unforgettable experience is the hospitality of the staff and the excellent aura of the historical hotel. In addition, the large selection of tea enables the guest to choose their new favorite cup of teas whose taste will be remembered for the rest of the time.
The afternoon tea is served with scones, freshly baked and coming along with butter and jam. You can also choose from the desserts on the rich menu of the hotel.
If you plan to visit the place to take some magical sips of tea, you should visit the hotel between 12:00 and 2:30 P.M.
Go hot air ballooning
There are not many places in the world that offers the people an unforgettable balloon ride. However, you are lucky to be in one that offers and more than lucky because the breath taking bird view of Melbourne is something you cannot afford to miss.
The balloons leave early in the morning to ensure you witness the beautiful sunrise in this another corner of the earth, and of course to make the best use of the light morning breeze. It is a far more different experience than climbing into a tall building and see the view from there because you will have the chance to feel the liveliness of this beautiful city while your balloon sails in the sky.
You can try the hot air ballooning both in Melbourne and the famous Yarra Valley.
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