A majestic building which houses some of Melbourne's beautiful shops and eateries. Definitely worth a look.
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One of the older arcades (shops lining an indoor walkway) in Melbourne. Architecture is interesting but if you have seen another old arcade in Melbourne don't make a special trip for this one.
The Block Arcade is synonymous with Melbourne and one could not imagine the city without this iconic locality. Every time I walk past the entrance I am tempted to make a detour and look at the 19th century design and artwork. There is a variety...More
This arcade is well worth a visit to view the old shops but more importantly the architecture in the winding arcade.As in any city do not forget to look up as the workmanship in this building is just beautiful.
Block Arcade is one of my favourite gems in Melbourne. The incredible mosaic floors are stunning, the arches and architecture are lovely. However, the best part is the collection of fascinating speciality shops that are tucked away in here. Haigh's Chocolates (one of the best...More
Stunning heritage arcade offering a shopping experience like no other. You will definitely need your camera to snap the architecture, the window of the Hopetoun Tearooms & so much more. Visit Gewurzhaus (the spice shop), Haighs Chocolates, Beechworth Honey etc. I love this arcade, visiting...More
Block Arcade is a great example of these little arcades that line Melbourne's streets. It's worth just walking through a couple of them.