Day 07: Sydney > Melbourne (Domestic Flight)
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June 8th, 2008 – by: flealancer
Talking about Sophia Hotel, before I left Singapore, I did made a check on the hotel's website. It claimed that it's a 4 star hotel so I had high hopes on it. If you try to go now, i think you're more devastated than I am. The hotel was having some exterior renovation, lift wasn't working properly and guess what, our room was extremely small. Hardly any space to store our lugggage. Thank goodness I'll be staying there for few days, not for a week or months. So i won't recommend you guys this hotel.
After we put our luggages, we went out to have dinner. We ate at this Nelayan Indonesian restaurant and the price was much better than other places we went before. We realized that across the street where we were eating, there's this Adult shop whereby you can pay $2 for a nude peep show. I told Din about it and he agreed to it, but later in the late evening. We walked around for a while, went to Myers and there was a nationwide sale for Myers department. Myers is equivalent to Singapore's Metro department store. I didn't get anything there and Din kept on saying there's the Great Singapore Sale and it was pissing me off. Later in the evening, we went to Melbourne's IMAX, hoping to watch a good show. Instead, 2 shows were available; U2 Live and Shine a Light. Waaa..again live shows and we went back. How disappointing since we walked quite a big distance from our hotel to Imax.
We have a big day ahead tomorrow..to Philip Island & Aussie Cattle Farm..so we had slight early rest for the night.
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