Interesting Facts about the Sydney Opera House

View from The top of the Sydney Harbour Pylon

It might be one of the most recognised buildings in the world but just how much do you know about the Sydney Opera House?   The UNESCO World Heritage-listed Sydney Opera House is home to four performance companies, 2 bars, several restaurants and probably the best location in Australia. Its architectural significance is undisputed but few … Read more

Learn More About Aboriginal Culture in Sydney

Aboriginal Flag in SYdney

You don’t have to wait till you get to the outback to begin learning about Australian Indigenous culture.  Sydney has several sites that will give you the opportunity to learn more about Australia’s Aboriginal heritage and the First Nations People of Sydney Harbour. Before we begin let’s get some background. Six Commonly Asked Questions About Aboriginal … Read more

Introducing Sydney Greeters

Sydney Greeters offer free tours of Sydney

Sydney Greeters is part of a global organisation called the International Greeter Association. Greeters are volunteers who give up their time to show visitors around their hometown and help encourage cross-cultural friendship. I first came across the greeter service back in 2010 when I was lucky enough to be shown around Paris by a lovely … Read more

Eight Free Guided Tours in Sydney

Royal Botanic Gardens Free tour Sydney

Exploring Sydney can be expensive but being on a budget does not mean you have to miss out the best things in Sydney. These free guided tours will help your money go a little bit further. Every traveller knows that at some point on your holiday the money starts to run out. Finding free things … Read more

10 Reasons The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus is Worth Every Cent!

Blue Mountains Visit why Blue

The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus is almost as iconic as the Three Sisters. For almost 50 years, they have been helping visitors make the most of their day in this UNESCO wonderland. While you can take a tour from Sydney jumping on the train and using exploring the Blue Mountains using the much loved Blue … Read more