Sydney Travel GuideAbout Sydney
Sydney's transformation from a backwater prison colony to one of the most enviable cities in the world has been well documented, but this is a city that needs to be seen to be believed.When to Visit Sydney
With a temperate climate and more than 340 days of sunshine per year, Sydney's weather makes it an ideal place to visit year-round. However, the city does experience some seasonal climatic differences as well as major events and business conventions, which affect the number of visitors as well as prices for accommodations and airfare.
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Australia Flights from $1,566+ R/T, Inc. Free Stopovers
The first stopover is free, the second at $100; making this a great opportunity to see two or even three destinations for the price of one airfare.
Swissotel: 'Endless Weekends' Extend Your Stay
Swissotel's Endless Weekend promotion offers guests a chance to sleep in and relax rather than rush. The package includes a one- or two-night stay, breakfast until 2 p.m., and a 2 p.m. checkout.
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