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Chinatown, Sydney

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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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  • Chinatown is located at the southern end of George Street, close to Darling Harbour. There are plenty of eateries in close proximity ranging from budget to very expensive. I am a budget traveller and ...  more »
  • Because Australia is so very expensive for us, it was so amazing to discover that the vegetable and fruit market in China town had fresh affordable food. The restaurant where they make fresh dumplings...  more »

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