Because of its beauty and unique location, Sydney is one of the most visited cities in the world for many years. Not only that, in 2015, it was voted as the world’s friendliest city by travel experts. And why not? This urban destination has a lot of places to visit and populated by millions of amiable people.
Still clueless about which places to visit and enjoy? Here are just a few of its exciting destinations:
Sydney Opera House – If New York has Statue of Liberty and Paris has Eiffel Tower, Sydney has an iconic landmark, the Sydney Opera House. This popular venue for performing arts opened on 20 October 1973 and since become the face of the city and entire Australia. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is flocked by thousands and millions of tourists yearly. As a world traveller, this is THE place to visit in this city.
Beautiful beaches – City life is never boring in Sydney as it is surrounded by many fabulous beaches. After just a 15-minute ride from the central business district, you can reach Bondi. Harbour beaches that have cafés and idyllic picnic spots like Balmoral Beach and Nielsen Park, are also near the city. Sydney is also known for surfing. It has more than 70 beaches that can generate huge waves that are perfect for surfers.
Sporting events – The city is also famous for its sporting venues. Sports is one of Australia’s favourite pastimes. It is deeply integrated into the culture and lifestyle of any Aussie. Being the country’s premiere city, it hosted the 2000 Olympics, with the Sydney Olympic Park as the venue. The city is also home to other sporting landmarks like ANZ Stadium, Sydney Showgrounds, Qudos Bank Arena, Dunc Gray Velodrome and Lidcombe Oval Velodrome.
These are just a few of the fantastic tourist destinations in Sydney, making this urban paradise a go-to place for global travellers. But going to this place can be costly, especially if you’re going here on a budget. Thanks to affordable hotels such as Sleep Express Motel, you can experience the thrill and excitement that this urban destination offer. It’s a budget hotel near Sydney Olympic Park that has a complete range of amenities that makes your visit in this city stress-free. Just visit its website to find out the perfect package for you and your family and friends.