Chinatown, Sydney

2.6
#4 of 18 in Neighborhoods in New South Wales
Sydney's Chinatown is the oldest and largest Chinatown in Australia. Some top-tier Chinese chefs moved to Sydney in the 1990s, making this district world-famous for its Asian cuisine. There are Asian shops and open-air markets selling everything from traditional Chinese medicinal herbs to jewelry, meat, fish, flowers, vegetables, books, electronics, and inexpensive souvenirs. Several movie theaters offer daily screenings of documentary and feature films produced in Asia. Asian art galleries, restaurants, karaoke bars, shopping malls, and small boutiques attract visitors from around the world. While you can visit the area on your own, there is so much to see here, many tourists opt to join an official tour. Plan my day in Sydney using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • Easy to get too by tram, close proximity to harbor and the main strip. A couple of food establishments do good food and are popular with visitors. Difficult to find a breakfast place. More food choice...  more »
  • We stayed at a wonderful hotel there and enjoyed our stay. It is safe and easy to walk around. We ate and drank local beer at a lot of nice Chinese and Korean restaurants. It is a pleasant place to be  more »
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