Many of Sydney’s most interesting sights are near to Canterbury, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two of the most interesting places to explore are the fabulous Cahill Park and the incredible Italian Forum. Two other popular spots close by Canterbury are the Kogarah Golf Course and Bicentennial Park.
Sydney is widely known as the home of the Sydney Opera House. This iconic landmark is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the center of town.
To gain a deeper understanding of Sydney, head to one of its museums and theaters. In particular, you should make sure you check out Powerhouse Museum and the Australia National Maritime Museum. Treat your partner to a live show at the Capitol Theatre in Haymarket and IMAX Sydney.
Enjoy a day out with the children at the Sydney International Aquatic Centre in Sydney Olympic Park. Animals lovers should not miss out on the amazing animal adventures at Sydney Aquarium and Wildlife Sydney.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Sydney, plan a trip to the nearby outdoor areas. Stretch your legs and drive out to one of the local beaches, such as the Blackwattle Bay Park in Glebe. There are no shortage of green escapes, so why not take a break in the Chinese Garden of Friendship.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, grab a bite to eat or just window shop at popular shopping destinations such as Harbourside, Market City and the Chinatown Night Market.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Rydges World Square, the Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel, Mascot, and the popular Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport, Mascot.