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19 Things No One Tells You About Living In Sydney

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1. You assume trying to find an apartment to rent will be hard. But nothing will prepare you for exactly how hard it will be.

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Clear every Saturday for a minimum of four to six weeks for house inspections. Seriously.

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13. Before you move, you'll dream about all your crazy nights out in the city or Kings Cross. In reality, it probably won't happen all that often.

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Those things cost money. Money you are pouring into your ridiculous rent prices.

15. And even if you decide to keep a car, you'll drive a whole lot less than what you think.

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Because regardless of how many gripes you have with the public transport system, it's still a hell of a lot easier than driving anywhere.

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16. There's this thing called Menulog and it's glorious.

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Yes, OK, it's not just a "Sydney" thing, but when you're from a country town and move to the city, ordering your takeaway like this is exciting.