There's so much Sydney has to offer but if you're short on time or want to maximize your day, here are the central sights and sounds to t...

 

The 9 Best Sights in Sydney

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Sydney is home to some of the best cafes, baristas and beans in the world. Here are my top picks for coffee shops in Sydney.

 

Top 8 Spots for Coffee in Sydney

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New South Wales has a broad range of exciting and diverse wine regions, including the famous Hunter Valley.

 

Wines of Sydney and New South Wales

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Breweries around Sydney from Untappd.

 

14 Brewpubs in Sydney

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Have you planned your Trip?

Start the day off with a gourmet cup of coffee and a top-notch breakfast at any one of these Sydney favorite restaurants and cafes.

 

7 Great Breakfasts in Sydney

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Shopping streets with designer ware, flagship stores, funky boutiques meets markets and more with this intro to all things shopping relat...

 

8 Shopping Streets, Markets and More in Sydney

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Panoramio Sydney

Mini Guide

Panoramio photos from around Sydney.

 

Panoramio Sydney

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A list of the best budget hotels under 100 AUD, close to the city centre and to the most popular beaches.

 

Best Hotels under 100 AUD in Sydney

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Fancy some Burlesque? How about a healthy serving of Jack Daniels? Looking to dance or enjoy a quiet night out, there's a bar or club in ...

 

9 Great Bars, Saloons and Clubs in Sydney

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The Rocks is Sydney's oldest preserved colonial district. Thanks to recent renovation and redevelopment, it's filled with both old world...

 

Walk around The Rocks

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Sydney Highlights

City Walk

From Queen Victoria Building to Sydney Aquarium

 

Sydney Highlights

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More Sydney Sights

City Walk

From Great Synagogue to Hyde Park

 

More Sydney Sights

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Sydney Sights

City Walk

From The Domain to St Mary's Cathedral

 

Sydney Sights

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Go behind-the-scenes at Sydney Taronga Zoo for an in-depth, interactive and close up encounter with Australian wildlife. Feed a wallaby a...

 

Sydney Taronga Zoo General Entry Ticket and Wild Australia Experience

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A setting like the magnificent Sydney Harbour demands a spectacular opera, so prepare for a performance of huge proportions at 'Aida' by ...

 

Opera Performance on Sydney Harbour

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Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge with an expert guide for the ultimate Sydney experience. Get amazing views and learn all about the iconic...

 

Sydney BridgeClimb

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Dinner, guided tour and an Opera Australia performance - experience the very best of Sydney on this all encompassing Sydney Opera House e...

 

Sydney Opera House and Opera Australia Dinner Package

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Celebrate New Year's Eve 2014 in operatic style at the Opera Gala at Sydney Opera House, where the world’s favorite opera moments will be...

 

New Year's Eve Opera Gala at the Sydney Opera House

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Ring in the New Year at the Sydney Opera House with passion, fireworks, celebration and 'La bohéme'! Be swept up in the emotion of Puccin...

 

New Year's Eve Opera Performance at the Sydney Opera House

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Set directly opposite Manly Beach, The Sebel is a stylish, boutique hotel offering 2 swimming pools and a spa pool.

 

The Sebel Sydney Manly Beach

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Hilton Hotel Sydney features the city's largest hotel health club and fine dining at its famous brasserie.

 

Hilton Sydney

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Located in the heart of Sydney’s historic The Rocks, it is 2-minute walk to Sydney Harbour and offers free WiFi.

 

Russell Hotel In The Rocks

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Featuring accommodation with a spa bath and a private balcony offering stunning views of Sydney Harbour or the Royal Botanic Gardens, Pul...

 

Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour

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Until 1967 it was the city's tallest structure.

 

Sydney Harbour Bridge

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One of Sydney's greatest assets, from in front of the State Art Gallery, out to Mrs Macquaries chair, across to Farm Cove and onto the Sy...

 

Royal Botanic Gardens

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Hyde Park

park

An extensive city centre park of a formal design tradition dissected by Park St, elongated in layout and containing a large fountain (Arc...

 

Hyde Park

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The Sydney Opera House is one of the most iconic 20th century buildings in the world.

 

Sydney Opera House

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The Catholic Sydney diocese's cathedral, built in 1868.

 

St Mary's Cathedral

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Tetsuya's

restaurant

Tetsuya's, which serves fusion Japanese and French style food, is one of Sydney's most famous and highly regarded restaurants, generally ...

 

Tetsuya's

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Part of the Neil Perry empire (which also includes Rockpool at the Rocks, Spice Temple underneath the Bar and Grill and a bar and grill i...

 

Rockpool Bar and Grill

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Fresh sake and excellent service.

 

Sake Restaurant & Bar

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Longrain

restaurant

Favorite meals, vegetarian options and very good cocktail.

 

Longrain

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The Rocks. The Australian boasts a prodigious range of Australian beers, and very good gourmet pizzas (ranging from vegetarian to crocodi...

 

The Australian

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A local atmosphere, great pub food and chinese food.

 

Sir William Wallace Hotel

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The Argyle

club

The Rocks. Raw timber columns shoot to the ceilings among the daybeds which are set against a backdrop of sandstone walls.

 

The Argyle

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Some reviews praise the excellent service.

 

Royal Oak Hotel

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Other locations

Melbourne

City

Australia's second largest city, Melbourne is a large sporting, shopping and cultural capital; it is regarded as Australia's most Europea...

 

Launceston

City

Is the major city with an airport just 15 minutes out of town. Several flights come in and out everyday and there is a bus to the city ce...

 

Brisbane

City

Capital of sun-drenched Queensland and gateway to beautiful sandy beaches.

 

Hobart

City

Picturesque and quiet capital of Tasmania, the site of the second convict settlement in Australia.

 

Adelaide

City

The City of Churches, a relaxed South Australian alternative to the big eastern cities.

 

Perth

City

The state capital and its suburban and semi-rural surroundings are set along the Swan River and sandy Indian Ocean beaches.

 

Canberra

City

The relatively small, purpose-built national capital of Australia.

 

Byron Bay

City

Once an alternative lifestyle town, now a booming beachfront destination, firmly on the backpacker and seachanger route.

 

Cairns

City

Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, Port Douglas, Daintree National Park, and many beautiful beaches and resorts; a great place for people...

 

An hour north of Cairns are the beachfront resorts missing in Cairns.

 

Other activities