The first thing backpackers seem to do when they arrive in Sydney is to dump their stuff down at the hostel, then head for a night out at Scubar. Located right in the heart of Sydney, it’s accessible, enjoyable, and affordable fun no matter what day of the week it is.
Scubar’s catch line is ‘Sydney’s Premier Backpacker Bar’, and you know what that means: it’s slightly better than a cheap hostel, but below average compared to the rest of Sydney’s ‘premier bars’. The walls are cheaply decorated with flags and surf themed paintings and posters, and the bar looks like someone picked up a Hawaiian beachside bar and plonked it right in the heart of Sydney. But all of this aside, it is a great place if you’re a backpacker and want some stereotypical Australian fun in the company of other backpackers (and a few actual Aussies!).
Because Scubar is mainly a backpacker bar, it’s a great place to …Continue reading