Being situated just outside the city is a boon – it provides a chance to explore some of the back streets the Valley and its surrounds have to offer.
If you think parking problems are bad on Melbourne’s streets, wait until you get on to Port Phillip Bay.
Flight attendants take it up a notch on board with their sense of humour and are very helpful.
If you're visiting the US or Canada for the first time, here are the things you need to know.
From New Caledonia to French Polynesia, and the Cook Islands to Samoa, there are more holiday destinations to discover in the south Pacific beyond Aussies' beloved Fiji, writes Craig Tansley.
More than 35,000 Australian passports go missing each year, according to DFAT figures.
Opening in Heathrow Terminal 2 in June, Heston Blumenthal's restaurant will serve nostalgic favourites and "British eccentricity".
I was in Paris last April walking down one of the grand boulevards when a woman walking towards me suddenly bent down and picked up something.