Sydney, Australia, a city about 9 hours from Hong Kong by plane but just 3 hours' difference in time
(Oct - Mar, daylight saving time in effect)Daylight saving time (3 hrs ahead of HK): beginning of Oct to beginning of April.
Standard time (2 hrs ahead of HK): beginning of Apr to Beginning of Oct, is another good location for vacation.
The Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge are the must-see attractions. In addition, Sydney has a number of stone buildings restored or kept from over a century ago. Many of them are near the Opera House.
Other Sydney Attractions:
- Beaches - Manly Beach, Bondi Beach
- Cockatoo Island - former prison
- Fort Denison
- Parks - Royal National Park