Balmain, Darlinghurst and Haymarket, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
Of course, people come from near and far to see the Sydney Opera House, one of the most popular landmarks in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the heart of town.
There are some interesting cultural highlights in and around Glebe. There are many excellent places where you can spend a couple of hours such as Australian Museum, Powerhouse Museum and Sydney Observatory. Experience local and touring talent performing live at the Capitol Theatre in Haymarket, Theatre Royal and IMAX Sydney. If you enjoy art, admire the collections at the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
If you are travelling with kids, you’ll make their day if you take them to the family attractions nearby. The kids should not miss out on the incredible animal encounters at Sydney Aquarium and Wildlife Sydney.
Get active in the great outdoors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Discover the scenic coastal spots nearby such as the Blackwattle Bay Park. Enjoy some of the beautiful parklands such as the Chinese Garden of Friendship.
Those with some time to spare in Sydney should go and see Sydney Tower, the St Mary's Cathedral and Taylor Square. To learn about the role of faith in Sydney, pay a visit to the area’s holy places, such as the St. James Church.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, amble through the many stores of the Westfield Shopping Centre, Harbourside and Market City.
Finding somewhere convenient to rest your head within Glebe is simple. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Travelodge Hotel Sydney, the Four Points by Sheraton Sydney, Darling Harbour, and the Swissotel Sydney.