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What's it really like to live in Melbourne? You tell us
Written by
Alyx Gorman

Time Out is all about that urban life. Which means we know that it can be as infuriating as it is exhilarating. But, let's face it; some cities offer more of one and less of the other. Sure, you can go from meeting the love of your life to tripping face-down in a gutter full of storm water anywhere in the world. But it takes a special kind of place to keep you dancing on a beach til sunrise; or trick you into paying $17.50 for a bottle of cold pressed juice.

So we’re investigating what city living is really like all around the world in 2016.

We want to discover what makes cities great, from Madrid to Melbourne. Where’s got that joie de vivre, and which cities are suffering from creeping ennui?

Where can you play all night?
Find great food on every corner?
Or make a new friend on your journey home from work?

And where – if anywhere – can you still have a good time without breaking the bank? Help us find out by taking just a few minutes to complete our City Index survey.
And at the end, we’ll reveal how you really feel about Melbourne life.

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