No, Sydney is not the capital of Australia, but it is certainly the most attractive city in the country for its site, its beaches, its business, its atmosphere and its cultural dimension, Sydney remains in step must for any Australian trip. Allow a few days to melt you in the mood, the time to visit the city itself, but also to launch some excursions in the area: they do not lack interest! Things to see and do: the must Harbour Bridge ride on this iconic bridge to realize the beauty of Sydney site. The Sydney Opera House: certainly the symbol of the city, its architecture does not tire, and the building is now listed as Unesco World Heritage . The Rocks: Australia is of course not so versed in the historical heritage ... in Sydney though, pleasant and restored neighborhood retained its eighteenth paces. Bondi Beach: the rollers that befell this beautiful urban beach make it a popular spot for a morning surf session small. Art Gallery of New South Wales: the largest cultural institution in Sydney. Around Sydney: other beaches, Botany Bay south of the city, but also several national parks are easily accessible from Sydney. Where to stay in Sydney? The accommodation is a major cost item in Sydney. For a central location, targeting the many hotels in Haymarket and around Central Station. Some institutions allow to stay by the sea ... a nice setting in a big city! The hotel range is wide, but expensive way Gen.