• Australia,  Travel

    La Tour du Cafe

    Coffee Culture Tour 8 September 2011 @ Melbourne City You are always one of the beans. Each time you visit a new city Take a short city tour  Breathe in the same air as the locals do And taste one of the local food or drink. In Melbourne, Grab a cuppa from any trendy cafes  Whift and sip a cup of real Melbourne coffee. Coffee-loving bloggers are out to discover the coffee trends and culture in Melbourne. As we walk along the gridlines of the city, we discover one of the best hidden secrets of Melbourne. Czeve : A tool used to make Arabic or Turkish coffee.  Maria was our…

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    Le Merchant : Un italien restaurant

    Merchant Osteria Veneta @Collins Street Melbourne 8 September 2011   Très Gentille Bon Appétit From our hotel, we took a 15 minute stroll along the streets of Melbourne,breathing in the cold,fresh air lingered with the aroma of coffee beans and the nice crisp scent of flowers from the flower shops along the pavements. Le Chef After the short stroll, we arrived at the Italian Restaurant which was own by Guy Grossi, who was recently starred as Australia’s Iron Chef. The term ‘Italian food’ conjures images of macaroni,pasta which are soaked in thick tomata sauce and pizzas that has an ultra-thin crust. I’ve tasted homecooked pastas,frozen pizzas or Italian food in…

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    Citigate Melbourne:Hotel Room Tour

    C’est La Vie Citigate Melbourne  My Quirky Camera which works 24 hours non-stop during this Melbourne trip. This digital compact camera is works well for me… Just in case you are wondering… Next stop, the place where dreams come alive. Welcome Ms. Yang! It definitely put a smile on my face when I read the personalized card placed next to the television together with a box of chocolates. And What happens to Mr.Glitzie after 8 hours of flight from Singapore to Melbourne… He almost zonked out at Tullamarine Airport. Once we arrived at Melbourne,all of us were exhausted from the long flight. We took a 30 minute bus ride to…

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    Jetstar:The Bright Orange Star

    Mr. Glitzie & the Bright Orange Star in the Sky Dear Readers,  You may have already know me. And have seen me in places like the zoo and wildlife parks. Here’s my owner and photographer,Deenise. Both of us are embarking on an adventure to Melbourne by Jetstar Boeing A380, a bright orange star in the sky. Let’s take it away. I believe I can fly on white fluffy clouds. Deenise was bored so she raked through the pocket seat and found this. And this. And her jaw actually drop when she saw the word “Paris” . She gave a little squeal and shrieked,” I miss Paris! Je T’aime Paris! I…

  • Australia,  Travel

    My Melbourne Trip:Mr.Glitzie And My Orange Luggage

    Mr.Glitzie Starts to Paint the Colours of Melbourne ” A lovely present from Tourism Victoria!” Howdie!!!   Just in case you might not have read my blog before… And might be wondering what is this cute monkey doing here.. Well… This is my travelling mate,Mr.Glitzie. An one-of-a-kind monkey who truly loves travelling. He’s more excited than I am for this trip to Melbourne. “Nah… I want to go this place….no..that looks better.” Anyway, he is flying with me to Melbourne tonight on Jetstar in my orange luggage bag. What’s in my luggage? By the way, Mr.Glitizie doesn’t carries a luggage whenever he travels because he’s a light traveller. For me, I…

  • Australia,  Travel

    V,V,V Vote For Your Favourite Melbournatic

    http://contest.omy.sg/colours-of-melbourne/ Colours of Melbourne I’ve spend 5 days with 9 other bloggers. We’ve sailed through the pitch dark skies with Jetstar. We’ve crossed the long arduous bus ride to Great Ocean Road. We’ve dine together with a table full of wine and food. We’ve laugh and talk our hearts out. It’s merely 5 days but we’ve been through so much together. Now, it’s time for us to blog and shre about our Melbourn Experiences. Vote for your favourite Melbournatic. And if your favourite melbournatic happens to be ME or MR.GLITZIE, please select second icon from the left. The icon which depicts a girl with a huge smile 😀 Blog Entry…