Sydney is one of the most popular cities and not just in Australia, but in the whole world. It is a famous destination for a weekend getaway where friends and families all come to soak in the beautiful culture. It is not just the culture but also the food, the popular destinations and the natural beauties that are all gathered in the mesmerizing city. But, like any other city, it has its quirks and perks that you should know before you find yourself in this special city.
Keep your opal near
Opal is a card that is used for all the public transportation payment methods in Australia and is widely common as it is present in ferries, buses, trains and rails. This common method can be easily loaded through the convenient funds present at train stations. However, you might not require the opal card as you would find that people almost walk everywhere in the city. The city has tracks where you would find tourists walking and taking in every moment of their travel. If you are with your family, maybe the opal card system would be better for you.
Early mornings and early nights
Sydney is a city where people rise up early and celebrate the blessings of the morning. You will find that the cafes are opened up as early as 7 am in the morning. You can witness the beautiful sunrise walking at the Sydney walks, a popular track where people find themselves with the mesmerizing sky accompanied with the songs of birds. As the city is prone towards early mornings, it is also inclined towards early nights. You will find that the late dinner shops will be open till only 9 and many shops might just close by 5 pm in the evening so do not plan late dinners on the luxury weekend getaways sydney.
Eat breakfast anytime
You will not have to worry about missing the breakfasts because you can have that meal any time of the day. Yes, you heard that right. You can eat pancakes at lunch time. Does not that feel like the perfect weekend getaway plan where it actually feels like a weekend? You can enjoy all morning sleeping or doing adventures but find yourself a breakfast at lunch.
No smoking areas
The country is focusing on being a non smoking zone and Sydney is at the top of the list. You will find that it is prohibited to smoke near food serving places, playgrounds, buses and trains, near the entrances to the buildings and even in sport complexes. So, be careful around the signs and try to assume that it is a smoke free city. You can ask the authoritative figures if you would like.