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The Most Scenic Places to Jog Around Sydney

Sydney really is a paradise for those who like to jog, as there is a seemingly endless amount of great running opportunities. From its world famous harbour to its inner city parks, you won’t ever run out of places to go for a run in Sydney. The following are a few of the best places to go for a jog and check out the scenery in this beautiful harbour city.

Sydney Harbour

When it comes to nice places to go for a run within the city, there is no place on Earth that can compare to Sydney Harbour. Starting at Sydney’s historic Rocks area and heading across to Circular Quay and the Opera House, you can then enter the gorgeous Royal Botanic Gardens, where you will be so wowed by the views that you won’t even notice the effort of your running. If you ever want to feel like you’re jogging in a postcard, this is your best chance.

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Tips for Travelling to Big Events in Sydney

Sydney hosts some of Australia’s biggest and best events every year, with thousands of people pouring into this beautiful harbour city from around the country and even the world. If you are coming to Sydney for a big event, make sure that you have all your plans in order for your visit, because it can end up being quite chaotic if you aren’t prepared.

Getting There

Depending on where you are coming from, it will generally be cheapest flying into Sydney, as even the bus fares struggle to compete these days. Start watching for flights as early as possible, as you can often get really good deals if you are keeping an eye on the airline price wars.

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Best Places to Catch a View in Sydney

Sydney has some spectacular views visitors must check out. So once you’ve booked your accommodation in one of the best serviced apartments Sydney has to offer, start writing a checklist of these must see locations. You won’t be disappointed:

Mrs Macquarie’s Chair

The view from Mrs Macquarie’s Chair is an uninterrupted scene of the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House. Perfect during the day, spectacular at night. The is a favourite spot for wedding photographs, special occasion picnics and of course, watching the best new years fireworks in the world!

Milson’s Point

If you take a train to Milson’s Point, and turn left as soon as you leave the station, you’ll see immediately why this area is a great spot for enjoying the sites of Sydney. It offers a close up of the bridge, whilst still having a good view of the opera house in the distance. Sydney’s famous Luna Park is also here. The entrance face of the park making for some great shots at night.

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Ring in the New Year in Sydney

Every year, as we wave farewell to the year that has been and welcome the new one, the main symbol of New Year’s Eve in Australia is the fireworks over the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The following day, we’re shown images from around the world, and Sydney’s celebrations are always firmly rooted in the New Year’s tradition across the world. If you’re thinking of seeing in the new year in Sydney this summer, we’ve got all the tips you need to plan the perfect getaway. It may seem a little soon, planning your New Year’s eve six months beforehand, but Sydney serviced apartments and hotel rooms book up incredibly quickly, and once you’ve seen the fireworks display and felt the buzz of the city, you’ll know why.
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The best 5 nightspots in Sydney

Sydney is home to some of Australia’s best night spots. If you are planning a weekend of clubbing, or just simply want to know where to go to enjoy a nice glass of wine, we’ve got the top tips for the best night spots. So once you’ve booked a hotel or one of the serviced apartments Sydney has to offer, it’s a good idea to plan a few places you’ll want to check out. Here are some of our top picks to get you started:
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Top 4 day trips you can take when staying in Sydney

When staying in one of the hotels or serviced apartments Sydney has to offer, right in the heart of the city, you can practically walk to every major attraction. If you do however decide to venture out for the day, there are lots of great places to visit just outside the city. Here are our top picks:
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Great outdoor activities you can enjoy while staying in Sydney.

Sydney has some wonderful outdoor activities you can enjoy which allow you to experience the city, a little bit differently than your average Jo. Here, we’ve listed some of the best outdoor activities you can enjoy in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, some of which are sure to get the heart racing. Whether you are staying in a hotel right in the heart of it, or in one of the luxurious serviced apartments Sydney has to offer, we’ve got a list of the best ways to enjoy Sydney and get the adrenaline pumping at the same time.
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Sydney Highlights for the First Time Visitor

Sydney is a truly world class city. A stunning natural setting, great restaurants and a huge array of tourist attractions make it a great place for a holiday. Your accommodation choices are wide as well. Sydney serviced apartments and hotels come in all styles and budgets and can be found all over the city. There will be all sorts of attractions and activities competing for your attention in Sydney and whatever you choose to do you are sure to have a great holiday. There are some things though that shouldn’t be missed on a first visit to the city.
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Sydney’s Best Markets

Sydney has some fantastic markets to check out. Whether you’re into art and design markets, fashion markets or organic food and farmers markets there are heaps of venues across the city and on the outskirts of Sydney. Here is our top pick of the best markets in Sydney. If you’re staying in the CBD some are just a short walk from the many serviced apartments Sydney has to offer.
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Hidden Gems in Sydney

Once you’ve taken a stroll down to Darling Harbour and visited Sydney’s iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House, you may want to start exploring some of the hidden gems that make Sydney such a wonderful city to visit. So once you chosen your accommodation at one of the hotels or serviced apartments Sydney has to offer, it’s a great idea to take note of a few extra places you want to take in on your trip. Here is our list of some great hidden gems you won’t want to miss out on.
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