Sydney—The new mecca for foodies

Sydney is a mecca of urban culture, and in the summer and fall, temperatures linger in the 60s and 70s and this sprawling metropolis bursts with fairs and festivals. Modern menus are becoming one of Sydney’s biggest draws—local chefs have cast aside the old-fashioned English cuisine and are maximizing their proximity to Asia, featuring super-fresh [...]

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Hotel and Hotel Bar Survey-Diamond Member Talks “Funky-Boutique”

World Traveler Ash, From Down Under recommends the following hotels and hotel bars as part of the August 2010 Hotel Survey: I like to stay in funky, boutique hotels when I travel: ____________________________________ ____________________________________ In Sydney, Australia: The Diamant Boutique Hotel …for the great service; modern decor; wonderful bed/pillow combinations; and central location to Darlinghurst [...]

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