Don Don

Taking fast food to the next level The ‘during your lunch break’ section of this site, focuses on those places that fit the “tourist guide for locals” criteria of being interesting, unique or iconic. Japanese fast food store Don Don, fits well within the ‘iconic’ criterion. I am not always one to go for the hype. I have never felt… Read More Don Don

RMIT Gallery

Art galleries are not always great at selling themselves. Many of them struggle with the concept of an inviting entrance, let alone actually getting out there and promoting themselves. It was therefore interesting to see RMIT Gallery buck the trend by confidently referring to themselves as ‘Melbourne’s most vibrant art gallery’. Established in the late 70s, the RMIT Gallery… Read More RMIT Gallery

Menzies Place, Melbourne Central

Unexpectedly finding a shop whilst walking down a laneway is common practise in Melbourne but what about finding an unexpected laneway whilst walking through a shopping centre? Menzies Place is a small quasi-laneway that links the shops and the restaurants of Melbourne Central. It may not have the grit of its more authentic cousins, but it does have charm, as well as… Read More Menzies Place, Melbourne Central