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Sydney the #1 city for tourists

Posted by: 2UE | 5 December, 2012 - 7:27 AM
The Best of Sydney

Sydney has reclaimed the title of Australia's favourite city - beating out Melbourne by one vote.

The Harbour City has also been given the nod for its bars and restaurants in the Australian Traveller Magazine Awards.

The magazine's Managing Editor Quentin Long says plenty of tourist options make Sydney the place to be.

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Outstanding hospitality and recreation options are being credited for Sydney reclaiming the title of Australia's best city.

The Emerald City has claimed five prizes at the Australian Traveller Magazine's awards, including the big one over Melbourne by a single vote.

The City Council has also won praise for infusing life into dirty lane-ways.

John Lee from the Tourism and Transport Forum tells John Stanley Sydney has now caught up.


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