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January is the month when Sydney Festival rocks the city with open concerts, theatre performances and various other cultural events. The first night, free for anyone to join, was packed with shows across Hyde Park, Martin Place and Domain.
And as we mentioned the word "rocks" here is more about the suburb with the same name - The Rocks. There are so many things that you can do there: enjoy gourmet food at one of the numerous pubs, cafes or restaurants, shop branded stuff in luxurious outlets or some crafts or home made produce at market stalls.
The Opera House is just around the corner. Here are some facts about it and how its construction unfolded from plans to reality.
And while you are in the Rocks you can hop on one of the many Sydney ferries that join the City to some of the nicest suburbs in Sydney.
One of these is Manly, with its many beaches, some on the harbour side and others on the ocean side.
The best time to go to the beach is summer. See more about some cool events that take place during the hot months.
Climate in Sydney is great during autumn and sometimes better for a day at the beach, not that hot any more.
Winter in Sydney is fresh and good to keep on with an outdoor lifestyle.
But spring is probably the best time to visit and enjoy Sydney. Here are some of the things to do during these pleasant months.
And speaking of visiting Australia, here are some tips about how to look for cheap flights. First you have to plan your travel early.
Then be flexible to increase your chances to find a discount airfare to Australia. Read some tips about high and low seasons.
Shop around for Australia cheap flights - there are some deals out there.
Search for cheap airfares online, and then rather than going to a travel agent, try booking online. The internet is your best chance to find a bargain flight to Australia
If you are travelling on an economy flight, it's good to make sure you choose a better seat. Read on to see how.
Here are some other new pages added on our website since the last newsletter.
On January 26 we celebrated Australia Day. It is a great day - we celebrate our history, our lifestyle and our values. These are some of the values that are important to all Australians.
Get some information about how the native Australian Aborigines survived the driest continent and used fire to rejuvenate the environment.
If you are thinking about relocating down under, you'll be interested to know more about used car prices in Australia. Everyone's opinion is different about this topic, but here are some hints about where and how to look for prices and some tips about resale value.
That's all for now. We'll be adding more pages about Australia, life in Sydney and tips on how to make the most of it.
To get them visit our website often. And make sure to read the next issue of this newsletter.
Until then, all the best,