Wine Tasting in Yarra Valley

Australia is home to more than 60 wine regions throughout the country, several of which are world-renowned for their top quality tastes.  One of the Australia’s largest wine regions is located in the great state of Victoria, about an hour outside of bustling Melbourne.

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Why Melbourne Is New Orleans’ Sister City

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Flinders Station, Melbourne

Have you ever stepped into a new city and felt several other cities staring back at you? This is what happened to me during my first week in Melbourne and, this time, the city I felt the strongest connection with was a city I call home, my New Orleans.  

Now, to be fair, there are numerous aspects of Melbourne that are nothing like New Orleans, and maybe – just maybe – I’ve been feeling a little homesick, but allow me to make a case for why I think Melbourne is New Orleans’ secret sister city.

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