Melbourne is the second largest city in Australia and the capital of Victoria state and has an exciting range of sights and attractions to explore. It was quickly transformed into a big metropolis during the gold rush of the 1850s - sadly you can no longer hope to fill your car hire with golden nuggets though the city still has a wealth of attractions on offer!
Melbourne is known for its mixture of Victorian and contemporary architecture, parks and Victorian gardens and as well for its multicultural can cosmopolitan society. You can discover the true Melbourne with a car hire from Europcar car rentals.
Follow the trail of the Gold Rush with Car Hire from Europcar
Melbourne is an important shopping, industrial and cultural city and is often described as the "sports and cultural" capital of Australia due to the numerous event and sporting institutions in the area, seen as amongst the most important in the nation. There are a large number of parks and gardens in Melbourne boasting a huge variety of plants from the everyday to the rare and exotic. Many of these parks and gardens are near the city centre and easily accessible by car. You can also find other interresting information on Melbourne