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  Sydney Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Sydney is Australia's oldest city, the economic powerhouse of the nation and the country's capital in everything but name.
Although it's come a long way from its convict beginnings, Sydney still has a rough and ready energy, and offers an invigorating blend of the old and the new, the raw and the refined.
When To Go Sydney is comfortable to visit at any time of year, but unless you enjoy humidity, broken by the odd torrential downpour, keep away in summer.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/pacific/australia/new-south-wales/sydney   (372 words)

  
  Sydney Travel Guide | Fodor's Online
Sydney belongs to the exclusive club of world cities that generate a sense of excitement from the air.
Even at the end of a marathon flight across the Pacific, there's renewed vitality in the cabin as the plane circles the city, crossing the branching fingers of the harbor, where thousands of yachts are suspended on the dark water and the sails of the Opera House glisten in the distance.
Sydney's panache and appetite for life are unchallenged in the Australian context.
www.fodors.com /miniguides/mgresults.cfm?destination=sydney@153   (427 words)

  
  Sydney - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sydney is located in a coastal basin between the Pacific Ocean to the east and the Blue Mountains to the west.
Sydney occupies two geographical regions: the Cumberland Plain, a relatively flat or rolling region lying to the south and west of the harbour, and the Hornsby Plateau, a plateau north of the harbour, up to 389 metres (1276 ft) in elevation, dissected by forested valleys.
The Sydney CBD is bounded on the east side by a chain of parkland that extends from Hyde Park through the Domain and Royal Botanic Gardens to Farm Cove on the harbour.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sydney   (4516 words)

  
 Black Wallet Records
It is also the number on this CD where Sydney hammers some of the notes and shows how big her voice can be, but still maintains that discipline that is required to be a singer of her caliber.
Sydney's first organized singing experiences were in the youth choir in her church.
Rather than clear operatic notes and tones, Sydney, due to the very emotional feeling in the words and the ragged edge her voice was in, enhanced the feeling of extreme sorrow, exhaustion with life and it's troubles.
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 Sydney Australia.
Sydney Olympic Park was constructed to host the 2000 Olympic games, is becoming established as a thriving centre for sport, entertainment, tourism and commerce.
Sydney can be thankful for The Royal Botanic Gardens and the Domain as their size and location provides the perfect respite from the busy city.
Sydney Airport (Kingsford Smith), has both international and domestic terminals and is around 10km (6 miles) south of the city on Botany Bay (see map).
www.auinfo.com /sydney.htm   (830 words)

  
 Sydney travel guide - Wikitravel
Sydney has a reputation worldwide as one the most beautiful of cities, brimming with historical associations and globally influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, cuisine and design.
Sydney is a dynamic centre for Australian economic activity and one of the most important cities for finance in the Asia-Pacific region.
Sydney is the oldest European settlement in Australia, having been founded as a British penal colony on 26 January 1788 (now celebrated as Australia Day, the national public holiday, with major festivities around the city and the Harbour).
wikitravel.org /en/Sydney   (8964 words)

  
 Essential information for getting around sydney - walking, train, bus & ferry
Sydney, with a population of almost 4 million, and covering almost 1120 square kilometres (700 square miles), is a remarkably easy city to move around in.
Unless visitors to Sydney are specifically seeking out friends in outlying areas, most will have no real need to travel too far away from the central city area and the harbour.
Sydney Ferries, which are also government run, provide an inexpensive way of seeing the most beautiful harbour in the world.
www.sydney.com.au /around.htm   (402 words)

  
 Sydney city guide, Australia - Time Out Travel
Sydney may not be the capital (that’s Canberra), but it is the glitzy party-loving heart of modern Australia and the country’s biggest metropolis with a population of just over four million.
Its unique setting, with miles of coastline, a breathtaking harbour and mountainous parklands is complemented by a warm tropical climate.
The traditional owners of the Sydney City Region were (and for many still are)...
www.timeout.com /travel/sydney   (193 words)

  
 Sydney ZPages
Part of Sydney's State Theatre, mixing ambient background music with fresh and funky sounds, Statement evokes a relaxed atmosphere that is the perfect place to meet up with friends or...
With multiple bars and a focus on service The Eastern is great fro a casual drink or to party the night away.
One of Sydney's most established live music and entertainment venues, Bar Broadway is an icon at the "Student" end of the city.
sydney.zpages.com.au   (323 words)

  
 Sydney travel guide, NSW, Australia Australian Tourism Net
Sydney is Australia's biggest, oldest and most exciting city - and one of the great seaports of the world.
Sydney, the capital of the Australian State of New South Wales, is a safe, fresh, friendly destination with a warm, sunny climate that makes a visit perfect in any season.
Sydney's magnificent harbour is clearly the focal point of Sydney's appeal and the relaxed, outdoor lifestyle of its fortunate residents.
www.atn.com.au /nsw/syd/cen-c.htm   (542 words)

  
 Sydney hotels reservations, cheap hotels, travel, discounts and vacations
Sydney: Often mistaken as Australia's capital city, Sydney is one of the most popular tourist vacation destinations in the world.
Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, is Australia's oldest city and is situated on Port Jackson - arguably one of the world's most beautiful natural harbours.
Maze Sydney Backpackers is a centrally located hostel situated right in the heart of the city, only a five minute walk from Central Station It is close to all major sightseeing attractions, and just a short walk to pubs, clubs, and shops The hostel is just under a 15 minute drive from Sydney's spect...
www.all-hotels.com /sydney-hotels.htm   (1027 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Sydney
Sydney there were only four priests in the district; Father Ullathorne, an English Benedictine, who had come to
Sydney in 1843, and within a few months they had three schools; sufficient means for their support were lacking and they returned to Ireland in 1844.
Sydney in 1877, and now have a novitiate, two flourishing high schools, and eight parochial schools.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14365a.htm   (1327 words)

  
 Sydney travel guide
From here you can jump on a ferry to Sydney's entertainment hub (if you are looking for a Star Trek convention), Darling Harbour, or jump on the scenic ferry trip out to Manly.
A short bus ride away is the world famous stretch of sand at Bondi Beach, one of Sydneys most polluted and ugliest beaches and full of only tourists as all the residents know of many much nicer beaches, not to mention the smaller beaches nearby at Coogee, Marourbra and others approaching the airport.
Sydney knows how to let its hair down, and is famous for its parties, including New Year's Eve, the Sydney Festival in January and the Mardi Gras in February.
www.world66.com /australiaandpacific/australia/newsouthwales/sydney   (723 words)

  
 Sydney Buildings, Real Estate, Architecture, Skyscrapers and Construction Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-25)
The Sydney skyline is "world-class" with hundreds of skyscrapers in the central business district and many more high rise buildings in the outlying neighbourhoods.
The hub of Sydney Harbour is Circular Quay, a ferry terminus situated at the bottom end of the CBD.
The harbour is Sydney and citizens will argue there are few better places on earth.
www.emporis.com /en/wm/ci/?id=100503   (234 words)

  
 Sydney the Harbour City : Sydney Harbour Bridge : Sydney Opera House : Taronga Zoo : Blue Mountains : Darling Harbour
Sydney the Harbour City : Sydney Harbour Bridge : Sydney Opera House : Taronga Zoo : Blue Mountains : Darling Harbour
Sydney Online will help you plan your holiday by providing information on accommodation, things to do, sights to see, places to eat, for getting around this beautiful harbour city at your own pace, and much more.
Start your tour of Sydney with the See Sydney and Beyond Smartvisit Card and receive FREE unlimited admission into over 35 of Sydney's top visitor attractions, and, while here, why not book the highly popular Sydney in a Day and the Sydney Showboats Cabaret Dinner Cruise.
www.sydney.com.au   (160 words)

  
 Mandatory Water Restrictions
Sydney Water conducts audits of current exemption holders to confirm that their business activities are valid.
Using water from a rainwater tank, as long as it is not connected to or topped up from Sydney Water mains.
Building plans must be approved by the local council and Sydney Water for this type of work.
www.sydneywater.com.au /SavingWater/WaterRestrictions   (792 words)

  
 City of Sydney Homepage
Sydney, City of Villages Art Exhibition and Prize
The City is working with its communities to protect and improve the character and amenity of local neighbourhoods.
What kind of city do you want Sydney to be in 2030?.
www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au   (211 words)

  
 English Course Sydney | Learn English Australia | English Lessons Sydney
Sydney is a wonderful place to learn English, if you are considering English lessons in Australia.
Whether you're thinking of participating in an intensive course during your holidays, preparing for an exam or you simply wish to study a language in a relaxed environment, at our Sydney School you'll be sure to learn English in a fun and enjoyable way.
Sydney School, Sydney English Courses, About Sydney, Sydney Accommodations, Sydney Courses Prices and Services or Book Now.
www.sprachcaffe.com /english/study_abroad/language_schools/sydney/main.htm   (121 words)

  
 Sydney Restaurants Sydney-Find Sydney Restaurant-Add Review-Time2Dine
Sydney restaurants can add more information by being part of the main Time2Dine site.
Add your CBD Sydney restaurants review and be part of the fun.
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 Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay: Hotel specials, rates and availability in Sydney   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-25)
For an unforgettable Sydney experience, it must be the Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel.
The Hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of the business, financial and shopping districts and is just a stone's throw away from major attractions, such as the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge.
Walking distance to Circular Quay, Sydney Opera House, the harbour Bridge and "The Rocks" area.
marriott.com /hotels/travel/sydmc-sydney-harbour-marriott-hotel-at-circular-quay   (196 words)

  
 Sydney (1996)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-25)
After Paul Thomas Anderson had shown Cigarettes & Coffee (1993) at the 1993 Sundance Film Festival, he was invited to the Sundance Institute Filmmaker Lab.
There, he shot a few scenes from this movie (John and Sydney in the diner, John calling Sydney from a payphone, the motel sequence with the hostage, and Jimmy threatening Sydney in his car).
Errors made by characters (possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): In the motel room, Sydney leans over to see if the hostage is breathing, and places his right hand on the bed headboard, after he has already wiped the room for fingerprints.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0119256   (911 words)

  
 Sydney Hotels - Rates To Go
The Airport Sydney International Inn offers guests the seclusion from the noisy airport region, whilst providing the convenience of modern accommodation at an affordable price.
The property is located only three minutes from Sydney International Airport and 9 kilometres from the Sydney CBD.
The hotel is situated in The Rocks, Sydney's historical district alongside the major tourist attractions such as the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge.
www.ratestogo.com /City/EN/Sydney   (234 words)

  
 Current local time in Sydney - New South Wales - Australia
Make a Personal World Clock and include Sydney
When can I call/have a meeting with someone in Sydney?
Show time difference between Sydney time and other time zones
www.timeanddate.com /worldclock/city.html?n=240   (264 words)

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