Sydney, the capital of New South Wales in Australia, is one of the oldest and largest cities in the country that has a multicultural outlook. Famous for the iconic landmarks like Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, this place is simply worth a visit. Tourists can go surfing at the famous Bondi Beach, climb up the Sydney Tower for a panoramic view of the place, take a guided tour of Royal Botanical Gardens or explore a wealth of marine life in the Sydney Aquarium, among various other things. On a Sydney trip, travellers must visit the precinct of ‘The Rocks’, which boasts of a rare heritage, amazing culture and an active nightlife. The Rocks Discovery Museum traces cultural and natural evolution of this city. Tourists can shop for aboriginal arts and crafts, enjoy local delicacies and capture amazing views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. They can go cycling or take a walk on the bridge or along the harbour to soak in the beauty of this place. It could be a good idea to catch a ferry from Circular Quay to Manly, shop at the main strip of Manly Corso, relax and take a swim at the Manly Beach and try sea kayaking or parasailing to get a taste of adventure offered by Sydney. Tourists must not miss to include Manly on their Sydney vacation itinerary.
This place offers easy access to all the 18 ocean beaches in the region, making it a hub of activities. Tourists can opt for guided tours to explore the marine biodiversity of Australia at this place or go shark diving under supervision. It can be an interesting experience to visit the Manly Art Gallery and Museum. Darling Harbour and Chinatown can be excellent venues for enjoying waterfront dining. Both these places offer an array of Chinese, Thai and Vietnamese restaurants. Housing more than 200 restaurants, bars and cafes, Kings Cross is where the rich and famous dine and wine in this city. To shop in style, visitors can visit the Pitt Street Mall, which is counted amongst the busiest shopping strips in the world. This place boasts of an entire range of high-end shopping options and is at a walking distance from the historic Queen Victoria Building. No matter what time of the year it is, a Sydney vacation offers a wealth of activities to indulge in and sights to behold.
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