Interesting Facts about the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Interesting Facts about the Sydney Harbour Bridge

The Sydney Harbour Bridge is far more than a world-renowned landmark that is instantly recognized by people all over the globe. It is the living symbol of Sydney, Australia's most famous city. It comes without saying that the Sydney Harbour Bridge is a must-see attraction for anyone visiting the city. In addition to offering the perfect background for your holiday pictures, the Bridge itself is a fascinating attraction. Read on to learn some amazing facts about this top attraction and see... [ read more ]

Romantic Attractions in Sydney

Romantic Attractions in Sydney

Sydney is an extraordinary city under many aspects. Who would not want to take a picture in front of its iconic Opera House or participate at the New Year fireworks show? So no wonder that millions of people choose Sydney as a business or holiday destination every year. For a couple looking for a romantic vacation Sydney can be a great choice. There is always something going on here, and the city's restaurants, hotels and spas will satisfy even the most demanding customer. There are also ... [ read more ]

Tips for Traveling Cheap around Sydney

Tips for Traveling Cheap around Sydney

Sydney is a great city to visit under many aspects, but, as any major city, it is not exactly cheap. This is partially due to the high living standards and to Sydney being such an important tourist destination - these make accommodation and food to be more expensive than in other parts of Australia. Also, because traveling from one attraction to the other will require, in most cases, the use of some means of transportation, transport costs also add up to the total price if your Sydney holida... [ read more ]

Top 5 Spas in Sydney

Top 5 Spas in Sydney

With a lively, attraction-packed city like Sydney, you chances to end your day weeping over your swollen feet are quite high. Sydney is a fabulous place to visit, but can also be very tiring. So what do you do if you want to be able to start fresh the next day? The answer is quite simple: head to the nearest spa! And to make things even easier, here's a list of the top 5 Spas in Sydney: Fleur de Lys A truly luxurious spa in the heart of Sydney, Fleur de Lys will enchant you with its sumptu... [ read more ]

Tips for watching the New Year fireworks show in Sydney

Tips for watching the New Year fireworks show in Sydney

Every year on the 31st of December, Sydney enters the competition for the best New Year's Eve fireworks show in the world. The Sydney Harbor becomes a huge, open-air scene for an impressive pyrotechnic display, and thousands, if not millions of people flock to Sydney to witness the event. Although anyone with a TV or internet access can watch the New Year fireworks in Sydney today, it still doesn't live up to the experience of actually being there. So for those anxious to be among the first ... [ read more ]

Luxury Travel in Sydney

Luxury Travel in Sydney

Australia's biggest and most iconic city, Sydney, attracts millions of tourists every year, for pleasure or for business. It's iconic status and constant flow of tourists not only help Sydney economy thrive, but also allowed for the development of a strong luxury travel sector. And here I don't mean only the big international hotel names that have sprung in Sydney's Central Business District. But also a great variety of boutique hotels, luxury stores and Michelin starred restaurants, ready t... [ read more ]

Guide to Visiting the Australian National Maritime Museum

Guide to Visiting the Australian National Maritime Museum

With so much water around, no wonder that Australia is home to so of the coolest maritime museums in the world. This young nation is proud in its maritime history, and this becomes obvious when visiting attractions like the National Maritime Museum. This Sydney based museum attracts a considerable amount of Sydney's millions of tourists due to its various exhibitions and full scale ships. For a small sample of what this museum has to offer and how, when and why to get there, check out my... [ read more ]

Sydney Opera House Facts and Figures

Sydney Opera House Facts and Figures

  If there is one image at the sight of which almost every person around the world would say ‘Australia’ without hesitation, that is for sure the image of Sydney Opera House. With a very original design, the building of the opera house has been a true landmark for Australia’s biggest city for almost 40 years now. But what is so special about this building that makes it so famous and so appreaciated all over the world? The following Sydney Opera House facts and figures guide... [ read more ]

Attractions around Sydney

Attractions around Sydney

It’s hard to imagine that someone will ever get bored of Sydney, Australia’s biggest and best known city. With superb beaches, world-renowned universities and cultural institutions, a huge business district and thousands of shops, restaurants and clubs, Sydney is likely to please even the most demanding traveller. However, the surroundings of Sydney can be just as interesting to explore. Those planning to escape the madding crowd and go for a day trip somewhere nice should check out ... [ read more ]

Tips for Visiting Sydney in February

Tips for Visiting Sydney in February

Australia’s biggest and most iconic city, Sydney is a fabulous destination for February.  February is the last month in the Australian summer and the month of numerous parties and carnivals in other parts of the world – Sydney makes now exception in what concerns the festive atmosphere. There will be many things to experience in Sydney during this time of the year, from beaches and water sports to concerts and parades. Practically, February is one of the few months when one can enjoy bo... [ read more ]