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City break in Sydney. Active leisure ideas for Sydney - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Sydney Harbour Bridge by Rodney Haywood Sydney is a popular resort with lively beaches and parks, diverse shops and entertainment venues. The Australia's most famous beach - Bondi Beach – is situated in the city; its length is more than a kilometer. It is incredibly beautiful. The beach had gained recognition among surfers, but it is suitable for sunbathing too. No less popular is the Manly Beach; to this section of the coast vacationers can reach by boat. The beach is a perfect place for a family holiday. You can leave the hot coast at any time and go for a walk along the picturesque waterfront.
Emerging Designer Market remains one of the most popular places of shopping among tourists. The market occupies an area of more than 100 square meters and is famous for selling a lot of … Open
Along the beach there are lots of interesting restaurants and bars, as well as colorful souvenir shops. Those who come on vacation with children should definitely visit the local aquarium. Its collection consists of about 6,000 colorful fish and other inhabitants of the deep sea. Aquarium also features an original artwork. Visitors are offered to walk through the twisting maze of acrylic tubes; an unusual underwater walk would give a lot of excitement for the whole family.
Travelers wishing to appreciate the diversity of terrestrial fauna are recommended to visit the Taronga Zoo located in the northern part of the city. Great zoo is located in the Symbio nature reserve. These places are very popular among fans of eco-tourism. It should be noted that a usual walk through the picturesque parks of Sydney can also turn a stroll into an unforgettable adventure. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Discovering the architecture of Sydney from bird's eye view! Sydney Opera House, Sydney Tower, Queen Victoria Building, Luna Park, Museum of Contemporary Art, all those monuments are defining the image of Sydney … Open
City parks are inhabited by many animals, including opossums and bats; in some parks you can see colorful parrots and ibises. Those who like walking in the fresh air would enjoy the Royal Botanic Garden, which was opened back in 1816. At present, the garden has a collection of 7,500 plants located on the area of ​​about 30 hectares.
Sydney Cityscape Sydney is a true paradise for fans of nightlife. The majority of local youth goes to numerous discos and nightclubs as soon as darkness comes to the city. Black Market Night Club is known as the brightest and most popular nightclub of the city. Rest in this luxurious establishment is the privilege of the elite, so face control at the entrance is quite strict. Local entertainment facilities will be also liked by fans of jazz.
Very bright and unforgettable, Sydney is one of the most exciting places in the world. In terms of size Sydney is among the leaders – even New York is smaller. It is located in "the most … Open
Among the notable clubs worth your attention are Real Al Cafe, Paragon Hotel and Harbourside Brasserie. Largest choice of various clubs, bars and pubs can be found in the Kings Cross district. Tourists who can’t imagine a holiday without nightlife are also advised to look into The Basement. This club & bar is very popular among jazz fans. The others noisy discos that vacationers point out are Cargo, Taxi Club and Orbit Lounge.
Sydney Opera House As for shopping, the Queen Victoria Building (QVB) is the undisputed leader. You could walk through the extensive grounds and admire finely decorated storefronts all the day long.

Planning your first trip to Sydney and got lost in conjecture, what can you do in the largest city of Australia? Meanwhile, this metropolis has something to offer both to fans of excursions, and to curious travelers, who are used to active rest. The capital of New South Wales is perfect for hiking thanks to picturesque Sydney parks and along the coast paths that connect the beaches around the city. If walks along the paths seem to you too simple, go to the numerous national parks where pedestrian routes are laid both along the flat terrain and along the mountain slopes. Do you like to ride a bicycle? Hence, you are guaranteed to enjoy Sydney, because you will agree, in the world, there are not so many cities on the territory of which cyclists are provided such a uniqueness of landscapes and such beautiful views. You can ride along the coast and admire the sea or go down from the mountaintop, not to mention the various intermediate options.
In Sydney, there are many entertainments for children of all ages. Featherdale Wildlife Zoo remains one of the most frequently visited landmarks of the city. It’s a fantastic place to … Open
If you are the fan of mountain bikes, then you should drive a little away from Sydney to pursue favorite hobby: 80 km west of the capital of the state is located the Blue Mountains National Park, where you will find many routes of different complexity. In addition to cycling, you can swim by canoe or make a descent from a mountain slope on the ropes. Do you like horse riding? If yes, so do not hesitate and visit the Royal National Park, which is situated an hour and a half drive from the Sydney downtown. Excellent conditions for surfing, paragliding, fishing (both from shore and from the boat) and scuba diving are available on the numerous beaches of Sydney. Also, local residents and tourists can enjoy the sea walks, caves, diving and rock climbing, hang-gliding, ballooning or helicopter flights here. The main thing is to have enough time and a charge of adrenaline!
Darling Harbour Sydney Sydney's list of the main natural resources includes luxurious beaches and beautifully equipped outdoor swimming pools with sea water. The strongly rugged coastline of the city abounds with small cozy bays, islands, and bays, providing a variety of beaches, the total number of which is about seven dozen. The most famous beach here is Bondi, which can be reached from the center of Sydney in just 20 minutes. A distinctive feature of this place is surf waves. Many Sydney beaches are suitable for surfing, diving and swimming with a mask. Also here you can play beach volleyball, go exploring the local bays on the kayak, do fitness or yoga. If you are not strong in swimming or diving, do not be upset, because in Sydney there are several outdoor pools located both inside the city and on the coast. For those who value comfort and who prefer not to deal with the vagaries of nature, we recommend you pay attention to heated pools located in the center of Sydney.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Sydney and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Sydney

Bayswater Brasserie
Where: 32 Bayswater Rd, Kings Cross, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9357 2177;
The Hero Of Waterloo
Where: 81 Lwr Fort St, Millers Point, The Rocks, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9252 4553;
Oaks
Where: 118 Military Road, Neutral Bay, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9953 5515;
Home
Where: Tenancy 101, Cockle Bay Wharf, Darling Park, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9266 0600;
The Basement
Where: 29 Reiby Place, Circular Quay, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9251 2797;
The London
Where: 234 Darling St, Balmain, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9555 1377; More info: (at the london hotel);
The Centennial
Where: 88 Oxford Street, Woollahra, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9362 3838;
The Victoria Room
Where: Level 1, 235 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9357 4488;
Zeta Bar
Where: Level 4 of Hilton Sydney, 488 George Street, Sydney; Telephone: +61 2 9265 6070;
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Sydney
♥   National Park 'Dawes' , 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Park 'Goat Island' , 1.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Tarong' , 3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Alfred' , 3.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   A - Park 'Rosebery park' , 7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Sydney
♥   Amusement park 'Luna Park Sydney' , 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Entertainment Quarter' Moore Park, 4.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Royal Easter Show' Homebush, 13.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Adventure Golf at Panthers World of Entertainment Complex' , 50.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Scenic World' Katoomba, 85.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Sydney
♥   Water park 'Wet n Wild Sydney' , 28.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Jamberoo Action Park' Jamberoo, 93.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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City break ideas for neighbours of Sydney

Guide to your best city break in Sydney - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Sydney - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Sydney?' disappears immediately.
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