Melbourne region directory: Fitzroy

Fitzroy is the heart of Melbourne’s bohemian culture.  It has significant shopping, dining and entertainment experiences to offer. Visitors should try to visit during Melbourne’s Fringe Festival, which takes place in Fritzroy. There are a number of small art and photography galleries around town and live music is common in bars, pubs, clubs and cafes.

Visitors interested in history will be pleased to know that many of Fitzroy’s buildings and sights are protected and the city is involved in the historic preservation of the area. Edwardian and Victorian design can both be found.

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Australia For The Entire Family!


Australia is one of the most remote western countries, and ironically, also one of the most popular places to visit. It is known for many things, including its extraordinary landscape, beautiful beaches and its laid-back cities, and compared to other Western nations, Australia seizes the imagination unlike any other country. Its landscape offer the kind of highly diverse, natural beauty that cannot be experienced in any other part of the world, and if you’re thinking of taking a holiday this year, it’s a great destination for the entire family. Continue reading Australia For The Entire Family!

No Crash Landing – How to Fly High and Arrive Refreshed

If you have ever stepped off a long-haul flight exhausted, slightly ill and seriously jet-lagged, then you know just how uncomfortable and trying these experiences can be. Whether you are flying to Europe, Asia or North America, you will undoubtedly be spending several hours on a small and often cramped airplane seat. The temptation for many people is to try to make the time pass by in any possible way. Unfortunately, that could mean sipping alcoholic drinks during the flight or even taking prescription medication to sleep. These might seem like the easy way out, but if you can stay strong and pick up some healthy habits instead, you will arrive in much better condition. Here are some of the top tips for arriving refreshed and healthy after a long flight.

Start Out Rested

You might be one of the passengers who thinks that arriving for a long-haul flight when exhausted means that you can catch up on some sleep. That is a popular notion, but it is ultimately incorrect. The rest that you might get on the flight will not be as satisfying or as beneficial as a normal night of sleep in your own bed, which means that you should show up for the flight as rested as possible. Arriving tired, and then not sleeping adequately on the plane, just sets you up for serious jet lag or fatigue when you arrive at your destination. Continue reading No Crash Landing – How to Fly High and Arrive Refreshed