Chinatown, Sydney

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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  • I have visited the Chinese areas (or Chinatown, as they are called) in many cities around the world. It was with similar expectations that I visited the one in Sydney. Located at a short walk from...  more »
  • The market is not large but some of the stalls are interesting. We chose to eat there and portions were larger than normal. We chose an outside restaurant with Chinese customers, some restaurants...  more »

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