Argentine filmmaker Milagros Loyola shows us around her adopted neighbourhood of North Melbourne in Australia. The episode is a recent addition to the Life In My Hood locals neighbourhood guide series of video blogs. Milu says of her neighbourhood of North Melbourne: “I love my hood because it is quiet and yet so close to the exciting places in the CBD!” ————— COFFEE IN MY HOOD Grigons & Orr Corner Store (grigonsorr.net.au) 445 Queensberry St “THIS 1950S MILK BAR HAS A COOL VINTAGE STYLE. IT OFFERS THE PERFECT COMBINATION OF GOOD COFFEE AND HOMEMADE SCONES” ———— GROCERIES IN MY HOOD Foodworks (www.foodworks.com.au/NorthMelbourne) 549 Queensberry St “HERE YOU CAN FIND THE BEST PRICED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES. GOOD STOP IF YOU’RE STUCK” —————— HANGING IN MY HOOD North Melbourne Library (www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/community/libraries/) 66 Errol St “GO TO THE PUBLIC LIBRARY TO READ SOME BOOKS “OR SPEND SOME TIME IN THE BEAUTIFUL ROYAL PARK” ————— GIFTS IN MY HOOD STRANGER THAN PARADISE (www.strangerthanparadisegifts.com) 101 Errol St “FUNNY LITTLE GIFT SHOP FOR THE YOUNGEST “AND THE OLDEST” ————— EATING IN MY HOOD Beatrix (beatrixbakes.com) 688 Queensberry St “BEATRIX IS A GREAT OPTION FOR SPECIAL SANDWICHES AND AWESOME CAKES. “SMALL BUT COZY.” ———— Ciné File FILMED BY MILAGROS LOYOLA ON LOCATION IN NORTH MELBOURNE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA FILM DATE: APRIL 2017 Music: Urban Snare by Bobby Cole. Used under licence.