Laneways in Melbourne: alleys, arcades and street art
There is a tangible energy in Melbourne’s central business district, where historic pubs and modern skyscrapers coexist and a steady stream of trams transport people down the main thoroughfares. We learned early on to explore beyond the major streets in order to get a good look at the culture that lies in the laneways in Melbourne. The alleys, arcades and street art we found were fascinating.
With a fascinating history, modern and preserved architecture, an abundance of nature and a vibrant nightlife, Melbourne has broad appeal. The contemporary Central Business District (CBD) is alive with a hip and trendy culture, but low-key beach vibes are just a tram ride away. If you are looking to truly experience the city, check out our list of the 21 best things to do in Melbourne, Australia.