Sydney Tourist Attraction

Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, is a largest and the oldest city in Australia. This harbor city offers you an immersive land and sea experience that will intrigue you for long. You can shop, dine and spectate the exquisite architecture here.

The following Sydney tourist attractions will take you to the heights, as well as introduce you to nature and the Aboriginal life.

Sydney Opera House-

Danish architect Jørn Utzon designed this world famous Sydney tourist attraction. Situated on the water front, it appears like a harbored giant ship by its sloping white walls and roofs.

Opera house took 16 years and a whopping $100 million to reach its completion in 1973. This complex is a preferred concert & performance center and can accommodate 1500 people.

Bondi BeachBondi Beach-

This crescent-shaped beach is at a short distance from the Central Business District (CBD). It features a long run of golden sands along with the homes and apartments in its vicinity.

This popular Sydney tourist attraction lures body builders, surfers, sun bathers, and swimmers. To its north, you can see the sunbathers and swimmers and in the south are the surfers due to the rough tides and waves.

There are also the changing rooms on this beach and a plethora of bars, cafes, and shops at your disposal.

Queen Victoria Building-

Dubbed shortly as QVB, this Sydney tourist attraction is a five-storey shopping complex. George McRae built it in 1898, with the purpose of the marketplace and a concert center. It carries a Roman architectural touch in its beautiful and massive construction.

QVB occupies an entire city block to provide enough room for over 200 retailers for their market. It uniquely sports a huge glass dome, stained windows, and beautiful cast iron railings.

Sydney TowerSydney Tower-

It is the tallest Sydney tourist attraction that extends up to a height of 1014 feet. You can have a panoramic view of the surrounding metropolis, harbor, and countryside.

You can also enjoy the delectable food in any of the three dining facilities here. Revolving restaurant and 360 bar are must-experience highlights. There is also a 4D Cinema that renders astounding special effects of winds and bubble.

Sydney Harbor BridgeSydney Harbor Bridge-

For adventurers, this bridge is a thrilling and fascinating Sydney tourist attraction. Sydney Harbor Bridge features a 440 m high arch. After its completion in 1932, a bridge climb attraction in was added to it in 1998.

This Sydney tourist attraction enables the daring visitors, equipped with the protective clothing and harness, to reach to the top of the arch.

Those who are not into adventurism can visit Pylon Lookout Museum. You can reach here from the footpath along the bridge.

Royal Botanic Gardens-

This Sydney tourist attraction is situated between the Domain public green space and Sydney Opera House. Founded in 1816, this botanic garden houses over 7,500 exotic and native plant species.

You can also visit the Tropical center that showcases plants in a pyramid shaped green house. A garden here preserves the threatened plant species including the ancient Wollemi Pine, that dates back to 200 million years.

All in all, It is a must-visit Sydney tourist attraction for the botanists and nature lovers.

Taronga Zoo-

It is a home to the Australia’s indigenous species and the exotic animals. What will fascinate you here is the roaring and the snoring sounds that will make you lose in them.

You can stay here overnight, to spectate the nocturnal flowers. An excellent story telling by the guides about the aboriginal life will make you fall in love with this place. You can access this Sydney tourist attraction with a car, bus or a ferry ride.

Attractions in Paris

Paris is a densely populated capital of France. The sites and attractions in Paris will not let you feel left out with their familiar icons and structures. Paris has a great historical touch in its exquisite architecture and modern lifestyle.
Dubbed the ‘capital of fashion’, Paris is home to the famous cosmetics and designers like L’Oréal and Louis Vuitton.
With its epic landmarks and UNESCO world heritage sites, these attractions in Paris will spellbind you-

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Eiffel Tower-

It is an undeniable attraction in Paris for a romantic getaway for newly-wed couples and lovers from all over the world. Gustave Eiffel built this 324m high structure in 1889. It was presented at Exposition Universelle to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the French Revolution.

58 meters from the ground on the first floor, there is a famous restaurant 58 Tour Eiffel. The second floor at 115m offers a diving view of the surroundings. Finally, the third floor at 275m exhibits Gustave Eiffel’s office with a fascinating Paris look.

Notre Dame Cathedral-

It is located on the eastern side of Ile de la Cité; the birthplace of Paris. This Roman cathedral is a fantastic example of Gothic architecture. Starting from 1163, its construction completed in 1345.
You will much adore this towering perfection from the ground. It is one of the attractions in Paris which you see in the Hollywood movies. Afterwards, move up to the top using 387 stair steps to witness the amazing gargoyles and sculptures.

Louvre Museum-

Being a former royal palace, this museum lies in the Louvre, which was a fortress in the 12th-century. Covering an area of 2,10,000 square meters, this is one of the most visited attractions in Paris and the world.

This museum has eight departments to exhibit-

  • Paintings
  • Islamic & Graphical art and Objects of Art
  • Greek, Etruscan, Roman, Egyptian and Oriental antiquities
  • Sculptures from the Middle Ages, Renaissance age and Modern Times

Champs Elysées / Arc of Triumph-

This arch is an ancient Roman architecture from the 19th century. Built to the glory of imperial armies, this attraction in Paris has been engraved with the names of 558 generals and the victories. It stands at de l’Etoile that leads the way to the “the most beautiful avenue in the world”; Champs Elysees.

Montmartre-

This place got its name from a 130m high hill. This attraction in Paris is famous for the white-domed basilica. It was built in 1919 dedicated to the French victims of the Franco-Prussian war (1870).

You should not miss the Square of Tertre that is at a short distance from the basilica. You can also have your live painting from one of the artists here. This place has seen great artists like Amedeo Modigliani, Pablo Picasso, and Claude Monet in the early 20th century.

Palace of VersaillesPalace of Versailles-

This 17th-century attraction in Paris was built to exhibit the French supremacy. This famous castle mesmerizes everyone with its exquisite buildings, unique furniture, and art decorations.

Must visit the hall of mirrors, state apartments, French gardens, and the Queens’s chamber.

The Latin Quarter-

It lies on the left bank of Seine River (a UNESCO world heritage). The Latin Quarter got its name from the Latin language that was a prominent language here in the middle age. This is quite a youthful place due to its active student life. This attraction in Paris has many educational institutions, bistros and a fantastic ambience.

Disneyland Paris-

If you visit Paris with your kids, Disneyland Paris is a must-to-go attraction in Paris. It is at 32 km from the central Paris. You can reach here with the suburban RER A train system.

There are two theme parks in the Disneyland Paris-

1. Disneyland, where you can behold the setup of sleeping beauty’s castle

2. Walt Disney Studios. You should not miss the Space Mountain- a space themed roller coaster.

Argentina Tourist Attractions

Regarding Geography and a travel destination, Argentina has jaw-dropping scenic beauty, exotic wildlife encompassing everything from harsh deserts to humid jungles and a superb cuisine and vibrant culture themes. The country is laced with Spanish history and encompasses gorgeous landscapes from majestic mountains to thick forests and impressive glaciers to pastoral steppes. People get enthralled by visiting Argentina Tourist Attractions.