18 Feb '11, 11pm

Spectacular spins of Sydney

ALL Sydneysiders will testify that driving a car is the best way to get around Sydney - not just in the city centre itself but in its suburbs too. And if you want to take a jaunt to the beaches or inland to the Blue Mountains, you just need to strap in, turn the engine on and you're good to go. Just make sure you avoid the rush hour - getting stuck in a jam isn't the best way to enjoy Sydney. Here are some driving destinations both in and out of Sydney that you might want to check out. The Rocks The Rocks is Sydney's counterpart to Boat Quay. Once a key docking area, it was rampant with all sorts of scum and villainy, even the bubonic plague, since its beginnings in the early 1800s. Redeveloped in the 1970s, many of the original sandstone buildings and facades still remain. It has since become a tourist favourite thanks to the historical pubs and numerous arts and crafts s...

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