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A Guide To PARKROYAL’s Best Local Experiences

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April 28 Burmese market - PARKROYAL Blog

What’s the point of visiting a new country if you don’t immerse yourself in the local culture and do as the locals do? Shed the conventional image of a tourist, and put on the mantle of a bona fide globetrotter with the help of Local Experiences, one of many membership benefits of DISCOVERY, our loyalty programme that lets our members enjoy privileges at over 550 Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) hotels worldwide. From...

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Where to eat, drink and soak up some culture in Melbourne

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August 21 1000 pound bend melbourne australia

The capital of Victoria – Australia’s most densely populated state – Melbourne has its share of big cultural institutions, from big-deal museums to long-standing markets. But it’s also rife with new trends in food and drink, as well as a vibrant artisanal scene. Here are some of the coolest places to grab delicious coffee, quirky cocktails, a decadent brunch and more. Shortstop Coffee & Donuts. The National Gallery of Victoria....

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Melbourne’s Best Christmas Markets

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December 17 Melbourne City Federation Square

From handmade jewellery and homemade culinary masterpieces, to international fashion designs and unique local products –there’s nowhere quite like Melbourne to pick up a stylish Christmas gift or two. And throughout December, the cultural capital of Australia will be celebrating the season in style with its eclectic array of festival markets, inspired by the city’s numerous cultural influences. Scattered throughout Melbourne, these intricate pop-up markets offer some of the most...

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