The state capital of Victoria
Melbourne is known for its cultural variety and the infinity of plans and places to discover. It has a population of almost five million inhabitants, almost like Sydney, although only 70.000 people live in the center.
It is a very lively city, in which many activities are organized and which has beautiful parks. It mixes Victorian and contemporary architecture. In the center, on the margins of the main streets you can go through a maze of Gothic streets, where many trendy establishments are established, be they cafes, boutiques, bars or record stores.
Living in Melbourne has advantages and disadvantages. The downside is that if you want to surf, in this city there is no beach nearby to practice this sport, but within an hour is Bells Beach, a world renowned beach for surfing. Despite this, if you want to surf daily, Melbourne is probably not your city. In any case, Melbourne has a great advantage, and that is It is ranked among the best cities in the world to live due to its high quality of life indices and its low poverty rate.