No other city so seamlessly blends sophistication with a laid-back devotion to the good life
You can do laps in the shadow of an iconic bridge, watch whales frolic in the harbor, and dip a toe in the Pacific Ocean
The world-class dining scene is ever-evolving: Expect everything from nouveau Vietnamese to French/Japanese fusion
What To Skip
Darling Harbour is kind of hokey, and not worth lingering over, especially given that the real harbor is right nearby
What For:Active + Adventure, Arts + Culture, Beach + Island, Design + Architecture, Family, Food + Wine, Luxury, Nightlife, Shopping
When To Go:January, October, November, December
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