Home » Travel

The Sydney Opera House

Aug 17, 2007
Sydney is located on Australias south east coast. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean to the east, the Blue Mountains to the west, the Hawkesbury River to the north and the Woronora Plateau to the south. It is the most populous city in Australia.

Sydney has an oceanic climate with warm summers and mild winters, with rainfall spread throughout the year.

Popular nightspots include Kings Cross, Oxford Street, Darling Harbour, Circular Quay and the Rocks which all contain various bars, nightclubs and restaurants. Star City Casino is Sydneys main casino and is situated around Darling Harbour. There are also many traditional pubs, cafes and restaurants in inner city areas such as Newtown, Balmain and Leicchardt. The local Sydney live music scene has suffered over the last decade due to the advent of poker machines as well as stricter rules and regulations over noise. There is however still various venues in which live music are played.

The Sydney Opera House is of course in Sydney, the Sydney Opera House was designed by Danish architect and it was opened by Queen Elizabeth II on 20 October 1973. The Sydney Opera House holds around three thousand events in each year. Sydney Opera House hosts four auditoriums, showing music, ballet, theatre and film performances. Studio is a new venue which offers contemporary performances. Sydney Opera House concludes five theatres, five rehearsal studios, two main halls, four restaurants, six bars, and gift shops. The five theatres make up the performance facilities. There are Concert Hall, Opera Theatre, Drama Theatre, Playhouse, and Studio.

Sydney Harbour Bridge is one of major attractions for tourism in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It is one of greatest way to see Sydney Harbour. Sydney Harbour Bridge was officially opened in March 1932 and it took six years of construction by one thousand fourteen hundred workers. Sixteen workers were killed accidentally during the construction. It was designed by Dorman and Long which was built by both ends then, joined in the middle.

Sydney Harbour Bride is 134 meters above the Harbour. The bridges two ends are at Dawes Point which is in Sydneys Rocks area in the South and Millsons Point which is in Sydneys lower North Shore area in the North. The bridge length is about 1149 meters. The bridge has eight lanes of road separate to road lanes, tram tracks, railway tracks, bicycle path, and a footpath on its main roadway.
About the Author
Douglas Scott works for The Rental Car Hire Specialist. and is a free lance writer for The Sydney Rental Site
Rating:
Please Rate:
(Average: Not rated)
Views: 165
Print Email Report Share
Article Categories
    • Artists
    • Gambling
    • Humanities
    • Humor
    • Movies
    • Music
    • Photography
    • Tattoos
    • Television
    • Classic Cars
    • Motorcycles
    • Recreational Vehicles
    • SUVs
    • Trucks
    • Vans
    • Branding
    • Business Opportunities
    • Careers and Jobs
    • Corporate
    • Customer Service
    • Direct Mail
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Ethics
    • Financing
    • Franchising
    • Home-Based Business
    • Human Resources
    • Import and Export
    • Leadership
    • Management
    • Market Research
    • Marketing and Advertising
    • Negotiation
    • Network Marketing
    • Networking
    • Organizational
    • Presentation
    • Project Management
    • Public Relations
    • Small Business
    • Strategic Planning
    • Team Building
    • Telemarketing
    • Training
    • Data Recovery
    • Databases
    • Games
    • Hardware
    • Networks
    • Operating Systems
    • Programming
    • Security
    • Software
    • Spyware and Viruses
    • Ask an Expert
    • College and University
    • Home Schooling
    • K-12
    • Languages
    • Online Education
    • Psychology
    • Accounting
    • Credit
    • Currency Trading
    • Debt Consolidation
    • Insurance
    • Investing
    • Leasing
    • Loans
    • Mortgage
    • Mutual Funds
    • Personal Finance
    • Stock Market
    • Structured Settlements
    • Taxes
    • Wealth Building
    • Coffee
    • Cooking
    • Gourmet
    • Recipes
    • Wine and Spirits
    • Acne
    • Aerobics
    • Alternative Medicine
    • Beauty
    • Cancer
    • Cosmetics
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Diseases and Conditions
    • Fitness Equipment
    • Fitness
    • Hair Loss
    • Heart Disease
    • Medicine
    • Men's Health
    • Muscle Building
    • Nutrition
    • Skin Care
    • Supplements and Vitamins
    • Weight Loss
    • Women's Health
    • Yoga
    • Arts and Crafts
    • Babies
    • Collecting
    • Elderly Care
    • Genealogy
    • Hobbies
    • Parenting
    • Pets
    • Pregnancy
    • Woodworking
    • Feng Shui
    • Gardening
    • Home Appliances
    • Home Security
    • Interior Design
    • Landscaping
    • Affiliate Programs
    • Article Marketing
    • Auctions
    • Audio
    • Banner Advertising
    • Blogging
    • Broadband
    • Domain Names
    • E-Books
    • E-Commerce
    • Email Marketing
    • Ezines and Newsletters
    • Forums
    • Internet Marketing
    • Link Popularity
    • Pay-Per-Click
    • Podcasting
    • RSS
    • Search Engine Marketing
    • Search Engine Optimization
    • Security
    • Social Media
    • Spam
    • Video
    • Viral Marketing
    • Web Design
    • Web Development
    • Web Hosting
    • Copyright
    • Cyber Law
    • Intellectual Property
    • National, State, Local
    • Patents
    • Regulatory Compliance
    • Trademarks
    • Buying
    • Selling
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Boating
    • Cycling
    • Extreme Sports
    • Fishing
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Hockey
    • Hunting
    • Martial Arts
    • Running
    • Scuba Diving
    • Soccer
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Dating
    • Divorce
    • Marriage
    • Weddings
    • Astrology
    • Buddhism
    • Christianity
    • Faith
    • Hinduism
    • Islam
    • Judaism
    • Meditation
    • Metaphysical
    • New Age
    • Cable and Satellite TV
    • Cell Phones
    • Communication
    • Gadgets and Gizmos
    • GPS
    • Satellite Radio
    • Video Conferencing
    • VoIP
    • Addictions
    • Coaching
    • Goal Setting
    • Motivational
    • Stress Management
    • Time Management
    • Clothing
    • Electronics
    • Fashion
    • Gifts
    • Jewelry
    • Causes and Organizations
    • Environment
    • History
    • Holidays
    • Men's Issues
    • Nature
    • Philosophy
    • Politics
    • Women's Issues
    • World Affairs
    • Article Writing
    • Book Reviews
    • Copywriting
    • Fiction
    • Non-Fiction
    • Poetry
    • Quotes
    • Screenplay
    • Tools and Resources