We were in Melbourne to see Tottenham Hotspur play at the MCG for my birthday weekend. On the morning of my birthday we took a tram down to St Kilda for cake and coffee on Ackland Street, a walk on the beach, then on to a lunch date. It was the perfect morning of a perfect day.
From the narrow laneways to the wide open expanse of the MCG, football fever was everywhere. Melbourne, famed for its laneways and vibrant street life, hosted the International Champions Cup at the iconic MCG (Melbourne Cricket Club) featuring Atletico Madrid, Juventus, Tottenham Hotspur and local favourites, the modestly named Melbourne Victory.
The National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne My take on Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei‘s irreverent, iconoclastic series of cultural icons, and a DIY Andy Warhol-esque pop art mash up from the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne.