When Lou mentions a restaurant, you go. Just that plain and simple. And you know what? He was right! Gawd the food was delicious and here’s the meal that you should break your fast with!
Consumed: Chilli Scrambled Eggs with smoked tomato, buffalo mozzarella, fresh basil and baguette.
Consumed: Arancini Balls and 400g Rump cooked Medium with a side of Wedges
Drank: Lemon Lime Bitters
Look, I heard good thing about this place and thought, yeah sure. Why not. But you know what. I should have not gone. No. Just No.
Melbourne is one of the most vibrant cities in the world. From all the people that I have spoken to, and the places I have been, there is no place quite like Melbourne. The biggest thing you will find is the politeness and willingness of people to help you out. Then, the fact that we are all bunch of coffee snobs, or we have our (in)famous hipsters, or truly love our sports. Whatever you’re looking for, you can be bound to find it here, in the gorgeous place of Melbourne.
However, there are some fundamentals you need to know before you begin.
I was introduced to Chapter Too on a whim. I had a friend recommend it and said I HAD to go there. Especially for their breakfast menu. So when he was back in town with another good pal – the adventure began!
Consumed: Sharing is Caring
Drank: Long Black Coffee
With a year coming to pass, this is the perfect time to reflect on some of the best places I visited in 2016! Continue reading
Sydney is Australia’s first colonised city. And the rivalry between Melbourne and Sydney for the most livable city is on going battle. However, Melbourne has held the title for more consequtive wins but… I had to see what Sydney was all about. I decided to go on my own and see what Australia’s first colonised city had to offer. Continue reading
Sticky Sweets opened in June 2016 and since then, has only gone from strength to strength. If you are ever in Newport, this is a definite place to stop by.
Consumed: Black Coconut Sticky Rice Pudding, Cookies and Cream Ice Cream
Drank: Coffee (long black)
Yes. Only I would go to a video games conference to listen to people discussing statistics. If someone threw an Excel spread sheet at me, my life would have been complete. I was honestly expecting to be the only one in the lecture. Boy, was I mistaken! Turns out… I had found my people. Even more fascinating? How gaming stats started changing player behaviour! Here’s how the achieved it. Continue reading
I was apprhensive coming to Merrywell. I went to their Perth restaurant and had such a bad experience with their Mexican inspired burger at an exhorbitant price that I was convinced that I would never eat here again. However, I always give a restaurant a second chance. And as always, Melbourne’s Merrywell saved it’s name.
Consumed: The Creation and The Merrywell 2.0, Chips and Onion Rings
Drank: Salted Caramel Milkshake
If Day 1 was anything to go by, then Day 2 was going to be one hell of a ride – so strap yourself in for some monumental learning!