Sydney, one of the largest cities in Australia, is certainly a prime tourist destination. When we talk about Sydney, the harbor front Sydney Opera House is the first thing that comes to our mind. Who could miss the iconic structure though?
The city of Sydney is no doubt a cosmopolitan city packed with exciting tourists attractions. And if you are trying to tick the city off your bucket list, then read on and be virtually amazed by wonders of Sydney.
The accommodations in Sydney will greatly vary in terms of your financial capacity. If you want a more lavish stay, you can try the 5-star hotels like the Park Hyatt Sydney or the Langham Sydney. The rate per day ranges from a whopping 500 AUD to 1000 AUD.
For budget hostels, you have a lot of choices such as Backpackers HQ, Sydney Central YHA, Bounce Sydney and the like. The accommodation is really not a problem, whether you book in advance or on the spot, because the city has vastly prepared to fit all the tourist around the world.
Sydney is also a great destination in traveling with your family. With a some preparation, you can find affordable and family-friendly accommodation. One notable choice for families is the Novotel Sydney in Darling Harbour. With its proximity to tourists attractions such as the Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney Sea Life Aquarium and Zoo, your kids will definitely enjoy the entire trip.
One of the world’s most attractive natural harbors is also located in Sydney. Camp under the bright stars in Cockatoo Island Camping or stay in Taronga Zoo’s safari tents. Taronga Zoo offers a lifetime experience with the wild animals — waking up with the lion’s roar, hearing the elephant’s trumpet and feeding the giraffe’s appetite.
Take a cable car ride and witness the scenic world-heritage Blue mountains. Revisit the city’s history through the Aboriginal walkabout adventure in the mountains. Pump up the adventure through abseiling and Empress Falls Canyon.
Your trip to Sydney wouldn’t be complete without taking a dip in some of the famed beaches of the city, Bondi and Mandy Beach. Savor the powdery sands and surf with the turquoise waters. A day in the beach would never disappoint you, whether you go swimming, surfing or just lazing under the sun.
Explore the market and be amazed by the variety of shopping treats. Walk through the biggest market in Sydney, the Paddy Market. The market is loaded with wide selections of food, fashion, craft and electronics. Aside from the Paddy Market, you can also try a more conventional shopping through the Farmer’s and Flower Market in Sydney. From fresh vegetables to unspoilt flowers, you would really feel home away from home.
If you are still in doubt of the beauty of Sydney, then you need to personally visit the city and be at awe with its splendor. Sydney is truly a remarkable city to enjoy, explore and experience.