Sydney






Sydney train
One of the things you should know about Sydney is the fact that it is a city not built up, but built out. I noticed it during my first week in the city from the top of the Sydney tower; the buildings below didn’t really get that tall. Instead, I was met with miles and miles of suburbs stretching into […]

Getting Around in Sydney





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It’s no joke that drinking in Sydney is expensive. At $8 for a beer, and double that for a cocktail, it’s one of the easiest ways to blow a travel budget when down under. I’m sure you’ve heard it before — you can always save money on drinking in Sydney by just drinking less, or by spacing your beverages out […]

Ways to Save Money on Drinking in Sydney


Whether you are coming in from a nearby country, or just another part of Australia, a number of budget airlines that fly to Sydney can help make the trek a little less expensive. This is excellent news to travelers on a tighter budget, backpackers and vagabonds looking to see the likes of the Sydney Harbour and Bondi Beach. If coming […]

Budget Airlines that Fly to Sydney


City2Surf Fun Run
The 2010 City2Surf is about to take place on August 14, 2011 in downtown Sydney and its surrounds! Be aware that many streets will be blocked off, and public transportation will be inhibited in areas where the race will occur. The City2Surf race began in 1971 with a mere 2000 participants in Sydney. It is sponsored by The Sun-Herald and […]

The City2Surf Fun Run in Sydney



So far for 2010, the Maroons have already won the first two games in this 30th annual State of Origin series. Even though this means that the Origin victory is already theirs, the third and final match is always played. The real question now is whether or not they will make it a sweeping victory of three wins, which they […]

2010 State of Origin – Game III