City of Sydney - The City of Villages

City of Sydney - The City of Villages
City of Sydney - The City of Villages
City of Sydney - The City of Villages
City of Sydney - The City of Villages


City of Sydney


Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales, and, with an area of 12,000 square kilometers,

it is Australia’s biggest city. Sydney is known by many names including “Emerald City”, “Harbor City”

and “The City of Villages”. Sydney is one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world.

It is a popular destination for immigrants from all over the globe. Sydney is also known for

international education and countless students from overseas come to Sydney annually to continue

their education.

Sydney, which is widely considered as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, has a lot to offer.

It has several inner city parks including the breathtaking Royal Botanical Gardens, Hyde Park and

many other national parks. There are numerous beaches, highly praised wine regions, World Heritage areas and thriving hinterland. The stunning Sydney Harbor is also a major attraction drawing thousands of tourists every year.

The cosmopolitan city is a global center for fashion, commerce, culture, arts, education, sports,

business and tourism. It is the only alpha+ city in Australia and in the entire Oceania region.

It is ranked 16th among the world’s global cities in the Foreign Policy's 2008 Global Cities Index,

and it is also among the top 10 most livable cities according to the top global research firms.

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