Kings Cross, Sydney

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Equal parts seedy and rowdy but never dull, Kings Cross is the red-light district of Australia and remains the suburb that never sleeps. This is where you go for a late-night drink in bars and daytime brunches in trendy cafes. The area is dotted with adult nightclubs, bookshops, and strip clubs. The area has a bohemian feel and is safe to stroll around and spot famous icons, such as the El Alamein Fountain and the flashing Coca Cola neon sign. If you are looking for budget accommodations, you will find a large supply of hostels in this area. By using our Sydney road trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Kings Cross and other attractions in Sydney.
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  • It used to be colourful and dynamic, but now it is just dead dead dead. The LNP NSW government lock out laws just killed it. No more lively pubs with live bands and uniquely Australian cuisine, all....  more »
  • Full of salors especially at night A red light district Morning walk downhill gets us on the water heading to the botanical gardens. From there over to the Sidney Opera House  more »

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