JavaScript disabled. Please enable JavaScript to use My News, My Clippings, My Comments and user settings.

If you have trouble accessing our login form below, you can go to our login page.

If you have trouble accessing our login form below, you can go to our login page.

Traveller

Active in New South Wales

A view of Sydney's glittering lights from the top of the bridge.

NSW

Sydney Harbour Bridge climb: Why this is Sydney's number one must-do

Daniel Scott Everyone else I know has done it and now it's time for me to give it a try.

Global

Extreme: the kooky new holiday activities that will blow your mind

Charlotte Piho

David Whitley Holiday ideas that are putting new spins on destinations around the world, writes David Whitley.

NSW

Loop-the-loop hoots in the Hunter Valley

Cessnock

Mal Davies The generally held notion of a "back-seat driver" is rapidly taking on a whole new meaning for me.

Driving holiday

Jack's Point golf course near Queenstown, New Zealand.

Craig Tansley looks at the best golf courses you can play this summer in Australia and New Zealand.

More stories on Active in New South Wales

Photo galleries

World's top 10 most thrilling experiences

6. RUNNING WITH THE BULLS, PAMPLONA, SPAIN. Ever since Ernest Hemingway popularized the event, running with the bulls through the narrow streets of Pamplona has come to symbolize some kind of macho pinnacle. Bull runs start at 8am every day from 7 to 14 July.

Take a deep breath, get strapped in and feel the buzz in these heart-pounding experiences, as named by Lonely Planet.

Travellers Tips

Insider

The modern holiday: go now, go hard, go home

Short Breaks illustration by Michael Mucci. SHD TRAVEL MAY 9.

Jane E. Fraser If you think big experiences must come with big vacations, think again. A growing range of getaways shows that short breaks can be long on adventure.

Traveller's tips

We're definitely a weird mob

Unspecified

David Astle The perils of travel writing go beyond three-legged chickens, as David Astle discovered.

Map of New South Wales

Travel News

Bali's Seminyak gets more glam

bar

JULIETTA JAMESON | Just when you thought Seminyak couldn't get any more glam, along came Double-Six Luxury Hotel Seminyak.

Deals of the week: Lap of luxury

EDITED BY JULIETTA JAMESON | Book two nights at the award-winning luxury retreat Saffire Freycinet and receive a third free.

Fear of flying haunts air travellers after MH17 crash

LAWRENCE MONEY 21 Aug | Recent events have made those people afraid of plane travel more afraid than ever.

Sydney's newest accommodation: Sleep at IKEA

ANNIE DANG 21 Aug | Need a place to stay? Why not spend a night at IKEA for free. You won't even need an Allen key.

More Travel News

Holiday rentals in Sydney

Forty7Amy photograph

Forty7Amy

from $180 per night Enquire Now

Stay before 30th Aug for 10% off!

Red Lion Diggs photograph

Red Lion Diggs

from $200 per night Enquire Now

Stay before 6th Sep for 5% off!

Seidler CityView - 3 Mins to City photograph

Seidler CityView - 3 Mins to City

from $220 per night Enquire Now

Stay before 30th Aug for 10% off!

See more properties in Sydney

Travel newsletter

Get the latest travel news delivered to your inbox every week.

Sign up now