Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia and the capital of Victoria State. It's ranked as one of the most liveable cities in the world, and is a major Australian centre of arts, business, sports and tourism. The beautiful sunshine in this sprawling metropolis, coupled with its modern infrastructure make Melbourne holidays a truly enjoyable experience.
Hiring a car in Melbourne
There is wide range of Melbourne car hire services with options for obtaining car hire from Melbourne airport, online or at many Melbourne hotels, and travellers can access Melbourne car hire with ease before leaving so that holidays plans can be made in advance. Melbourne's road system caters very efficiently for its millions of users so getting around should be fairly straightforward. One feature worth noting though is the hook turn, where drivers turning right have to do so from the left hand lane. But short of a little research, tourists with car rental in Melbourne needn't worry since the road system, signs and regulations are always clearly set out.
Places to visit in Melbourne
Melbourne has the most diverse range of attractions and activities found in any one destination. Tourists can alternate between exploring its rivers, awe-inspiring waterfalls and lush forests with desert trips and seeing Australia's unique wildlife. Throw in delightful sunny beaches, classical and contemporary art and cultural exhibitions, historical sites and marvellous nightlife an you're all set for the holiday of a lifetime.