Sydney Town Hall
Mansard roofs, sandstone turrets, wrought-iron trimmings and over-the-top balustrades: the French Second Empire wedding-cake exterior of...
Departing thrice daily from the square off George St between the Town Hall and St Andrew's Cathedral (no bookings taken – just show up),...
St Andrew’s Cathedral
Sporting beautiful stained glass and twin spires inspired by England’s York Minster, squat St Andrew’s Anglican is the oldest cathedral...
Built for a staggering £32,000 in 1893 as part of the Adams Hotel on Pitt St, this ornate underground bar is one of the best places in...
L2, The Galeries, 500 George St · interesting places nearby
This outpost of the Japanese chain is the largest bookshop in Sydney, with over 300,000 titles. The comics section is a magnet for geeky teens – the imported Chinese, Japanese and European magazine section isn’t. There’s a cool little cafe here, too.