Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

Melbourne Exhibition Centre; a Melbourne icon in the heart of the city

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, formerly known as the World Congress Centre Melbourne, was opened on the 14th of February, 1996. The Exhibition Centre plays host to a variety of large events, a number of them being annual events. It is home to a 30,000 square meter pillar-less floor space, the largest pillar-less floor space in the Southern Hemisphere. The Exhibition Centre has become a Melbourne icon because of its main entrance which consists of tilted metal blades supported by a pair of yellow rods. The Exhibition Centre was awarded the Australian Construction Achievement Award in 2010 and was the first convention centre in the world to receive a 6 star Green Star environmental rating.


Due to the frequency of events being held at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, there are a large number of visitors looking for hotels. Southbank Melbourne is a popular area for visitors of the Melbourne Exhibition Centre because of its proximity to the Exhibition Centre, and to the Melbourne city centre. For visitors who intend on staying in the area for a long period of time, hotels such as the WRAP on Southbank are ideal as they offer apartment style accommodation for a very reasonable price, while providing the luxury and amenities of a hotel. Frequent travelers are well aware of how unpleasant living out of a suitcase can be however at an apartment style hotel, you are able to feel at home, making it easier to concentrate on work and truly enjoy your stay in Melbourne.


The Melbourne Exhibition Centre being located so close to the heart of Melbourne means that accessing it is remarkable easy. With a number of tram, bus and train stations nearby, getting to the Melbourne Exhibition Centre has been made very easy.


Thanuja Silva is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Auburn Silver. She has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world.


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