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Anti-Mainstream Ideas When Travelling to Sydney

Christmas is coming soon, and we know that everyone is excited and has a plan to do. However, not everyone has prepared the following days after Christmas. Understandably, sometimes people feel melancholy and often face post-Christmas depression since they have to think about starting over. Well, do not worry much. You can still wipe away the holiday blues by taking your time to travel abroad and enjoy a different New Year vibe there. 

Suppose you have no idea where to go, Sydney is one of the best places to visit after Christmas. You can decide to enjoy the rest of the holiday having fun traveling in Sydney and enjoy some anti-mainstream Boxing Day to brighten your days into the end of the year. This way, you can enjoy the beauty of Sydney firework in New Year and be ready to start over with a smile. Let’s prepare and plan the best unusual ideas to do in Sydney using these tips to get over the vacation blues.

Go for Archery

archeryIf you have dreamed of getting your body in shape for your New Year resolution, it is not a bad idea to start it early and taste a new sport to do. In cases like this, archery might be the best sport. However, beginners should try out and talk to the instructor because knowing the principles of archery technique and safety is what you should know about archery at first. Besides, this sport requires a lot of skill and some training to get a modern Robin Hood. For instance, you need concentration and strength to hold a bow and arrow when hitting your target. 

Aside from the regular archery, you can also enjoy a somewhat new concept of archery day in Sydney. It is an archery tag where you can play in a team. The game’s idea is the same as paintball and dodge ball, but it is not as hurtful. It happens because it uses patented foam-tipped arrows designed to have a maximum effect to avoid pain and bruising. You can form teams and hide behind the foundation to find refuge from the enemy. If one comes out, you can have an adrenaline rush to try to destroy other groups. Try this fun game with your friend when visiting Sydney, then you can wipe away your blues.

Go for Swimming

Yes, swimming might seem ordinary, but it is different when it comes to Sydney. There is no shortage of swimming spots in Sydney, from seawater pools swept by the waves to ideal streams. If you are looking for a quiet and picturesque place to be with your loved ones, then you should visit Little Manly Beach. There is a children’s swimming network along the coast, with calm water and a cabin where delicious snacks are served.

Enjoy the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

cruiseIf you want to relax and enjoy some local events, this Yacht Race is a good and memorable experience you have to try when traveling to Sydney. The event is conducted every year by the Cruising Yacht Club that has tempted many foreigners to come to Sydney. The race starts from New South Wales and finishes at Hobart, Tasmania. You can enjoy the beautiful scenery during the race, have some snacks and food, and take some great pictures at the harbor. This way, you will have fun with family and friends while you enjoy the race.

Enjoy the Harbor Cruise

As a traveler, enjoying the Harbor Cruise is a must-to-do list when coming to Sydney. You can discover the most magnificent retreat on the planet on a cruise from the charming bays of Sydney Harbour. There are three different ways to choose from the cruise visits divided from the eating time. There are morning tea, afternoon lunch, and a sunset dinner cruise. More importantly, you can also watch the Sydney to Hobart YAcht race from the Harbor Cruise. However, you have to book a private VIP resort on the cruise.