If you're feeling that travel itch, but can't afford to fork out the cash (or annual leave) for an extended stay, don't resign yourself to wanderlust. There's plenty to explore right here in Sydney.
Sunsets, surf, killer fish and chips – Watsons Bay is a coastal getaway all on its own. And a recent renovation reaffirms landmark local Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel's reputation as a serious Sydney drawcard.
Hit the park after dark – where cars are discouraged, rolling lawns are plenty and lazy amblers rule. Then rest your head for the night at one of the cottages inside the Residences in Centennial Park.
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Natural beauty is one of Sydney's best assets, so it makes sense you'd want to experience a night or two in the city's great outdoors. Fortunately, camping around Sydney is not only possible, it's often very affordable. Check out our edit of the city's best camping sites for the chance to wake up next to the Harbour, adjacent to crashing waves, or deep in a national park.