Changing tides: redefining Sydney's iconic waterfronts

Australia’s largest city is built around ocean inlets, beaches and an iconic harbour, but changing economic and environmental tides are shifting the shape of its landscape.

On the water: eight must-try activities in Sydney

Take to the water in Australia's largest city, savouring the charms of its inlets, islands and harbour on these eight adventurous tours — from scuba diving to whale watching and kayaking at sunrise.

Like a local: Sydney

Loveable and lively, cool and captivating, this city has never been one to shy away. And why should she with a beauty that’s envied and a fun-loving personality that’s adored. Whether you swim in the rock pools, join the city set in a slick bar or fork out for the latest haute cuisine, infatuation is compulsory

I heart my city: Sydney

As part of our March cover story, we asked a selection of writers from around the globe which cities have stolen their hearts

Sleep: Sydney

Gorgeous and gregarious, vibrant yet easy-going, Sydney defines all that's cool about Down Under. Moreover its clutch of places to stay are just as enthralling, from luxe properties to a hostel on stilts above an archaeological site

24 hrs: Sydney

Australia's buzziest beach-front city delivers unbeatable cultural and coastal pleasures and, with October's Crave Food Festival, culinary too