Just a walk down King street in this colourful and eclectic offshoot of Sydney will yield a very interesting series of sights and experiences – great food, eclectic shops and boutiques (many of the touchy-feely – incense and kaftan type) and hip, trendy and really lovely people – like this couple I buttonholed for some quick pictures near a colourful shop called ‘Buttons’ [sorry for the bad pun].
City of Sydney page on Newtown <click>
Wikipedia page about Newtown <click>
SEE BELOW FOR ESSENTIAL INFO…
– POSTCODE: 2042
– NEARBY ATTRACTIONS: Eat/Drink: Restaurants, Cafes, Pubs, Delis, Bakers, takeaways – the length of King Street is often labelled ‘eat street’ in local media because of the incredible variety you find here – almost every type of cuisine is represented here – Asian – Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, African, Mexican, Burgers, Indian and Sri Lankan, Australian fusion and Pub food – even a chocolate cafe!
Buy: Boutiques, hippie, vintage and retro, all kinds of apparel and shoe shops, bookshops, furniture, homewares, art galleries, supermarkets, mini-marts, and more.
– SEE: Street Life,
– TRANSPORT: Buses & Trains – Routes …….
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