Every place has a soul no matter. Whether it is a sunset point, a thriving market, adventure avenue, ancient buildings, solitary garden, cozy eateries or bars buzzing with live music. And, when it comes to planning the most memorable and romantic vacation of your life – your honeymoon. You would want to pick a place that not only connects with your soul but also has the potential to bring you closer to your life partner. After all, knowing each other is a process and such a discovery needs an eclectic mix of venues.
But here is the million-dollar question – Is there a city that can give you a kaleidoscopic canvas to paint the most fascinating and loving memories of your life? Indeed, there is. Sydney. Yes! Sydney gives you everything from vibrant nights to lonely meadows, breathtaking landscapes and much more.
Here are the 6 reasons that make Sydney the perfect destination to explore, unravel, indulge, unwind, and of course to rise and fall in love.
1. It has an abundance of natural scenes and sights
Sydney lies amidst the seductive intermingling of land and sea. Fall in love with the natural wonders of the city as it plays as a perfect backdrop to your romance. From the beautiful coastline and sparkling blue Sydney Harbour to Cape Solander. Where you can watch majestic whales, the breathtaking landscape is all you need to soak in the romance of the place with your partner. The gorgeous gardens and parks in the city are ideal for a romantic stroll. You can marvel at the magnanimous Blue Mountains from various cliff top lookouts and revel in the breathtaking beauty of Sydney.
2. City attractions are aplenty
Take an expedition with your partner down the narrow cobbled laneways and historic buildings of the Rocks in Sydney. While tracing the fabled history of this magical city, you never know when you find the perfect connection to each other as well. Walk through the floors of ancient museums getting enchanted by the exhibits, and explore the city’s beautiful sandy beaches. It, of course, has numerous exciting attractions for a day tour. The most popular ones being Harbour Bridge, Sydney Tower to Hyde Park, Capitol Theatre to St. Mary’s Cathedral, and more.
3. Sydney has a diverse food culture
What can be more romantic and enchanting than having dinner in an open restaurant that gives you a 360-degree panoramic view of the entire city? Sydney has its share of elegant fine dining options that will stupefy your partner with its fascinating views. 360 Bar & Dining is one such restaurant. The Opera Kitchen, Cafe Sydney, and Sails on Lavender Bay being other premium options.
And, if you feel that walking aimlessly on the street trying to agree on a restaurant can be a mood spoiler on the honeymoon. Then all you need to do is hit the street side trucks for some yummy treats. Sydney has many popular streets that brim with a variety of cuisines. Norton Street, Crown Street, Dixon Street, Pacific Highway and Glebe Point Road have arguably one of the best eateries you could imagine. From Japanese, Chinese, Nepalese, Turkish, Thai, Malay, Indian, Vietnamese, Italian, Mexican, and Spanish dishes – name it and you get it here.
4. It has a buzzing nightlife
There are plenty of romantic bars in Sydney that allow you to enjoy a great cocktail. While providing some space to cuddle up and talk without going hoarse by the end of the night. Eau de Vie in Darlinghurst is slick, dark and elegant modern day bar where you can drink and converse with ease. Other interesting options include Golden Age under the Surry Hills street, Grandma’s in CBD, Goblin on Summer Hill and Archie Rose in Rosebery. However, if you are one of those who love to drink and dance all night. Hit the Oxford Street which is the sanctum of entertainment and pleasure in Sydney.
5. No dearth of couple friendly activities
Strengthen your bond by indulging in various activities together. You can take the scenic cycling trail of 10B or try to Stand Up Paddle activity at any of the beach locations. If adventure grips you and your partner, get on a jet boat ride for a thrilling ride. A seaplane ride can be another unique way of looking at the sights of Sydney from a different perspective.
Also, you can board the world’s steepest passenger railway and descend into an ancient rainforest with Scenic World Blue Mountains. A panoramic view of the mountains from a glass-floored cable car suspended above a steep gorge is goosebumpy. But, having these goosebumps with the love of your life is an extraordinary experience indeed. You can take a tour of Port Stephens and swim with the dolphins together. It can make for an exciting and unforgettable memory of your honeymoon in Sydney.
If you want to spend some quality time having conversations, just take the coastal walk hand-in-hand from Bondi to Congee beach. You can also go on a trip to Hunter Valley and sample the region’s delicious wines, cheeses, and chocolates. And if you are looking for something different. Stand by the Darling Harbour on an eventful night to enjoy the mesmerizing display of fireworks.
6. You can shop & hop in style
Exploring the markets of Sydney with your partner adds to the awesome shopping experience. While hopping from one shop and stall to another. You also get to understand each other’s preferences better. From getting souvenirs and articles for your new home, or buying apparels and accessories for each other. There are various markets in Sydney that you can venture into.