Please share….. I went to Melbourne for 5 days last month. It was like going overseas without a passport. I walked the streets wide eyed and wondered how a couple of hours in an aeroplane can transform your surroundings. Sydney and Melbourne could not be more different. Melbourne seems to be richly dark and stylish, while Sydney’s surfy, bright look at me attitude is infectious. At the moment, I am transfixed by Melbourne. I am intrigued by the alley style dining. Secret bars and cafes in tiny side avenues and alleyways. Initially I was a little reticent about walking dark alleyways at night but, after a Margarita and a Pedro Ximenez sherry at Mamasita bar and restaurant, I went with the flow, and joined half of Melbourne traversing alleyways, just like a local ….