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The Musts: Sydney

April 21, 2015Column: The Musts

As the most populous city in Australia and home to one of the world’s largest natural harbours, Sydney combines the best of waterfront living with chic, city life. Expect to see sparkling waters peppered with boats of every shape and size peeking through the buildings on your wander through this metropolis down under.

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Take a stroll around Circular Quay and take in the liveliness of Sydney’s central harbour and transport hub.

Step into the iconic Sydney Opera House for some of Australia’s most acclaimed, imaginative, and engaging performing arts experiences.

Complete with unrivaled waterfront views of Circular Quay and The Sydney Harbour Bridge, there is no better place to kick-back and relax with a cocktail than at Opera Bar.

Catch a wave and experience Bondi Beach like a VIP from inside a crystal blue barrel. Don’t mind the crowds; this view is all yours.

Feeling lucky? Try you hand at the tables of The Star Sydney Casino & Hotel for your best chance at some big winnings.

Experience all the glamour and class of horse racing at The Golden Slipper, held annually at one of Australia’s most exquisite racecourses, Rosehill Gardens.

Treat your palate to any one of the fine cuisines you’ll find surrounding the luxurious yachts of The Darling Harbour.

In need of some retail therapy? Westfield Sydney Central Plaza can cater to whatever your inner shopaholic desires.

Soak up some Aussie sun on the grassy knolls surrounding the sparkling waters of Watsons Bay while enjoying some of Sydney’s best seafood from Doyles.

If you’re feeling adventurous, try BridgeClimb at The Sydney Harbour Bridge for panoramic views of the city and a thrill of a lifetime.

Sydney Festival 9-26 January

January 9, 2014Column: FeaturedColumn: Travel Makes Life Sweet

Every January, the Sydney Festival in Australia celebrates culture, art and big ideas. See burlesque circus, New York rap, Russian theatre, contemporary dance and more. You beauty!✈ Sydney Festival from Jet Set Candy's Blog, the Charming Jetsetter ✈