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Melbourne's bluestone laneways get sleek makeover

May 15, 2015

Peter Barrett

Melbourne’s maze of grungy-but-chic lanes and alleys has been attracting tourists for years. But new works being carried out by the City of Melbourne in Literature Lane, near RMIT, raise questions about the delicate balance between amenity, safety and the more nebulous concept of “character”. 450 more words


The Cobbled Alley

Court Street in Hoboken, NJ, a cobbled alley used as a location in the award-winning movie On The Waterfront.

The beautiful blue cobblestones were imported from Belgium, and it’s one of our favorite spots in Hoboken to snap pics. 72 more words


A Walk of Friendship

Welcome to Los Cobble Stones
We are very excited to share with you some of our adventures; we have a bucket list of thing we want to do, places we want to explore and food we want to try. 18 more words


At the moment a friend of a friend is currently busking his way around Western Europe. When I met him a day or so before he caught his train, it came up in conversation that he was planning on going to Belgium – Brussels, to be precise – and stay around there for a while. 122 more words



I’ve fallen in love with the narrow streets paved in cobblestones, the click of shoes as I stroll past the many houses built with layers of brick. 117 more words