The summer heat is now rapidly coming and the Christmas decorations are already appearing in shop windows, which signifies the annual drudgery of Christmas Shopping once again raises its ugly head.
Many people cringe at the very thought of the idea, the maddening crowds, the exhausting push-and-shove in overcrowded shopping malls does not really fill one with Christmas cheer.
However, with the correct planning and the right transportation sorted for you and your presents, shopping at Christmas can actually be fun. First Choice Charters are the number one group transportation company that offer superb shopping trips around Sydney.
Why not try one of our great suggestions to have fun and also pick up some great presents whilst you are doing so.
Chocolate Walking Tour
This tour is designed to discover some of the best chocolatiers, right in the center of town. Not only will you taste some incredible handmade chocolate, you can see how it is produced from a small bean on a cacao tree to the finished product.
At each venue you will be able to sample the delights of the produce and indulge in every manner of chocolate fancy. You will also learn about the types of chocolate and how the different percentages of cacao in the chocolate affects the taste.
And of course there will be plenty of opportunity to buy some highly individual chocolate treats as presents.
Town Hall CBD
Why not learn a new skill and at the same time make your own presents for family and friends.This course at the Town Hall will teach you basic stitches, double and treble, chain stitches, slip stitches, and how to crochet in the round.
Classes are small so everybody can have one-to-one tuition, everything is included: a hook, pattern and a ball of yarn. This is probably a good Christmas activity to do well before the festive period to give you enough time to make all those wonderful personalised presents.
Craft Beer Tour
The Rocks is well known for its wonderful historic pubs, and this brewery tour will take you to six of Australia’s oldest, some making their own craft ale on site.
You will learn the difference between ale and lager and how different hops add flavours to the brew. There will be plenty of opportunities to purchase discounted beers, once you have sampled one or two of course. Pick the ones that impress you the most that will make the best presents for all your friends.
These ideas for some great Christmas things to do also provide excellent opportunities to purchase some very different presents for your family and friends, and without the hassle of trawling through crowded malls. If you wish to book transportation for your Christmas group, then contact First Choice Charters today, and then your can relax knowing you have engaged Sydney’s number one Coach Charter Company.