How An Orange Peel Gave Birth To Sydney Opera House. The Story Behind Australia’s Iconic Monument
What comes to your mind when you think of Australia? For us, it is Kangaroos, coastlines and the mighty Sydney Opera House. The country gets millions of international tourists every year and the opera house is one of the most visited. In 2023, 10.9 million people visited the architectural marvel cum performing arts centre.
A World Heritage site, the opera house was touted to be an ambitious project, “…a daring and visionary experiment that has had an enduring influence on the emergent architecture of the late 20th century,” UNESCO said.