Want to know what two of Australia’s most exciting cities are like even before you set foot in the Land Down Under? The Unguidebook Sydney & Melbourne virtually takes you there. It includes all the marvelous stories found in The Unguidebook Sydney, plus 21 more spotlighting Melbourne. Come along on a visual storytelling journey to these welcoming cities and the stunning scenery around them.
Introducing the third volume in the travel book series, The Unguidebooks. The authors put a unique stamp on their personal reflections by giving a modern twist to the well-known phrase, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” Each of the 68 enlightening and entertaining impressions features an original photograph and a story that’s exactly 1,000 characters long.
Explore the seemingly endless waterfront to discover Sydney’s maritime roots and love of anything that floats. Plunge into one of the city’s idyllic bays, coves or nearby seawater pools. Take a stroll along the vibrant Circular Quay and central business district or an easy day hike overlooking the sapphire waters of the Pacific Ocean just minutes from downtown. Dine your way through Melbourne’s dynamic food scene from the city’s eclectic markets to her world-class restaurants in the distinctive laneways and cultural areas of Little Italy, Chinatown and the Greek Precinct. Then take a drive to see the colorful beachside town of Brighton and the spectacular Great Ocean Road.
Whether you plan to visit this corner of the world or simply experience it vicariously, The Unguidebook Sydney & Melbourne does what few books do and gives you a real sense of place.