Although it’s not the capital of Australia, Sydney is all the same the country's oldest and largest city and the largest built-up area on the south-east Pacific. This former British colony, founded in 1788, is today a modern, lively and multicultural metropolis with over 4 million inhabitants.
It is the economic heart of the nation and its ethnic mosaic contributes greatly to its dynamism. Sydney fascinates the world with its urban landscape and architecture. Its exceptional climate and the beauty of its natural environment offer infinite leisure possibilities, as well as a rich variety of cultural events, making it a dream destination for language travel. Sydney allows you to have a wonderful combination of a big city experience with the sea and beach. In fact, Sydney is the only city in the country where you can find numerous spots for swimming, sunbathing and surfing only minutes from the city centre.