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“Sydney NSW Australia. City.” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Downtown Sydney Australia

Downtown Sydney Australia
Ranked #13 of 130 Shopping in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Truro, United Kingdom
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“Sydney NSW Australia. City.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2014

Great city, plenty to do, we had a week there and did not see everything.
Excellent transport, as pensioners we had $2.50 daily tickets that take you on the buses, trams ferries and trains for a day. Georges Street which is the main street through the town is a mile or so long. lots of buses. the 555 is free. I can go on and on.
Darling harbour is a great place to eat, as is China Town, but there are hundred more.
La Renaissance Patisserie & Café at the Rocks does wonderful pastries; its opposite the Tourist Info where the staff are most helpful. Parking is a nightmare so leave your car at home, you do not need it. The public transport goes all over the place so its worth checking it out before you arrive and deciding what you want to see. Sydney is a small city compared to London and compact, Get a Hotel near the centre for ease od accessing transport.

Visited February 2014
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Sydney, Australia
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“Amazing City”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2014

Beautiful harbour, awesome food, great shopping, variety of entertainment, markets....... and so much more. Not to mention The Bridge, Opera House, Luna Park ....... There are so many things to see, do, try and taste!

Visited January 2014
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indiana
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“Aussie Aussie Aussie”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2014

Wow to Sydney..Oprah paid our way to this world class city so my review is slightly biased since it was mostly free for 8 days and nights.Very clean..Very walkable..Very hospitable..Our hotel was very interesting on Sydney Harbor.Bring loads of cash..Its more expensive than NYC...My first $10 bottle of Cascade beer...Circular Qauy fav spot.

Visited March 2013
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Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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“Sydney, Australia”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2014

Amazing city - clean, welcoming and diverse! A little windy at times, but great pubs, great attractions including the Sydney Opera House, the Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbor, and Circular Quay.

Visited January 2014
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