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Sydney's Best Spring Events

Sydney's Best Spring Events

Spring seems to be the best season to visit Sydney with the great, enjoyable climate. The city comes alive and it’s the perfect time to celebrate the beauty of Sydney under the sun. Here are a few tips to spend your perfect spring day!

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Sydney's best Coffee Spots

Sydney’s best Coffee Spots

Coffee: one of the most important and simple pleasures of the day, yet difficult to find a perfect one. Coffee gives you instant energy which is the perfect way to start your day. Bean flavour, temperature, milk type and cup size are all important requirements when it comes to the perfect roast. So what are the sipping spots for grabbing the best brewed cup in Sydney? Here are our favourites:

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Sydney’s Good Food Month 2014

 

Who doesn’t love food?  Good Food Month, Australia’s largest food festival for authentic food-lovers is back in the city. From the 1st of October untill the end of the month you will be able to enjoy Australia’s extraordinary culinary scene. Experience Sydney’s best regional restaurants, cafes, bars and top chefs.  Good Food Month has something to offer to everyone, from fine-dining to friendly outdoor festivals. If you are not sure which events to attend, here is a list of our favourite 4.

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Sydney outdoor activities

Sydney outdoor activities

Snorkelling at Shelly Beach


Sydney is famous for its beautiful Skylines and gorgeous Harbour views, but the city also has a very exciting underwater world to explore. There are several hotspots for you to catch sight of some of the colorful underwater scenery. Our personal choice is the sheltered Shelly Beach located in Manly, in the Nothern beaches of Sydney.  This snorkelling hotspot is filled with a vast array of unique marine life. Swim through the waters and catch a glimpse of rainbow Sea Dragons, frightening looking Pot Jackson Sharks, bright Blue Gropers and even some Nudibranchs. On special occasions you can spot some little Penguins strolling along the beachside. Shelly Beach is an ideal spot for underwater fanatics because of its clear and shallow waters. It’s also the perfect place for sun seekers with it’s soothing white sand with numerous palm-trees around.

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Top 5 city attractions - Intern Felicia

Our new intern Felicia recently joined our team all the way from the other side of the world, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. She's only been here for one week, but is already exploring the city. Here are her top 5 attractions to check out when visiting the most populated and vibrant city in Australia!

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Top tips for Mardi Gras 2014

If you happen to be in Sydney this weekend, make sure you stop by the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras. Now in its 36th year, the parade is one of the biggest events for the LGBT community, with around 10,000 glittered individuals parading down Oxford Street each year. So be sure to wave your rainbow flags as we all scream our lungs out to Kylie!

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Top 10 things to do in Sydney

If you are looking for one of the hottest holiday destinations on the planet where you can find a mix of the wildest of celebrations and yet the quietest of solitudes and you’re not finding one, NO WORRIES.  Welcome to Sydney!  Also known as Australia’s famous harbor city, this capital city of New South Wales is already touted to be the best in the world.  You might’ve thought, “Hey! Wait! Isn’t New York the best?”  New York may be the top financial city in the world but when it comes to being endowed with a great range of leisure choices (such as arts, culture, food, fashion etc.), temperate climate, a reasonable cost of living as well as high levels of safety, education and healthcare, Sydney comes second to none.  Be it family-friendly fun, a big-city experience or a huge dose of action and adventure, Sydney has plenty of attractions to entertain, surprise and excite people of all ages.  With a population close to 4.3 million, touring Sydney can never be complete without these 10 to-do things a.k.a attractions.

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Party in Darlinghurst

If you're heading to Sydney during the month of March, you'll want to make Darlinghurst your destination. Oxford Street will be celebrating nearly non-stop during the Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras festival with parades, street performers and nightclubs all contributing to the action.

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Laid Back in Coogee

As one of the best, and most noted beach areas in Sydney, Coogee has a lot going for it. Although it's only half an hour by bus to Sydney's central business district and the airport, Coogee feels like a world away. A gorgeous expanse of shoreline awaits where you can soak up some sun, go surfing or give snorkeling and scuba diving a go. As the sun’s setting you can enjoy an idyllic long walk on the beach.

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The Bets on Randwick

The Randwick suburb of Sydney is best known as Australia's home of horse racing and the one of the countries greatest universities, University of New South Wales. UNSW offers almost 300 undergraduate programs along with several postgraduate programs in a broad number of disciplines. If you're considering attending this school, make sure to schedule a tour of campus while you're in town.

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Alternative Options in Newtown

The Newtown district of Sydney is one of the city's oldest suburbs. It's also one of the most popular for students, artists and younger tourists, especially those with a more alternative bent. With King Street - also known as "Eat Street" - running down the centre of the area, there are no shortages of food, shopping and entertainment.

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