If you are staying in the area, why not spend a few hours sightseeing in nearby areas, like Haymarket, Camperdown and Marrickville.
Travelers come from all the countries of the world to experience the Sydney Opera House, one of the best-loved spots in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Take the time to see the many remarkable exhibit spaces such as Powerhouse Museum.
If the sun is out, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and appreciate the local natural destinations. Get in touch with nature at one of the area’s beaches, for example the Blackwattle Bay Park in Glebe.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, head to the boutiques, stores and stalls of Market City, the Broadway Shopping Center and Paddy's Market in Haymarket.
Finding somewhere convenient to base yourself around Newtown is a breeze. Take your pick from the Mercure Sydney, Chippendale, the Oaks Goldsbrough Apartments, Pyrmont, or the Novotel Sydney Central, Haymarket.