Located in New South Wales, Sydney is famous for its iconic opera house, Taronga Zoo, Sydney Harbor Bridge, and is often the first city in Australia that comes to mind for travelers. Many of the first European settlers to Sydney were convicts sent from England. Today, The Rocks is a historic reminder where you can learn about the lives of these early settlers. Spend the day at the Royal Botanic Gardens and indulge in first-class dining in the evening. Learn to sail a yacht in Sydney’s beautiful harbor, go camping on Cockatoo Island, or take a drive to the Blue Mountains National Park.