Blue Mountains

Explore Leura: Nature, Culture, and Cuisine in the Blue Mountains

Nestled within the breathtaking landscapes of the Blue Mountains, the charming town of Leura stands as a beacon of natural beauty, historic allure, and cultural richness. Known for its lush surroundings, historic architecture, and vibrant community spirit, Leura is a jewel waiting to be discovered. In this blog, we delve into the enchanting world of … Read more

Discovering the Hidden Gems of the Blue Mountains

Nestled in the picturesque state of New South Wales, Australia, the Blue Mountains is a breathtaking destination that offers much more than meets the eye. With its dramatic cliffs, cascading waterfalls, and vast eucalyptus forests, this World Heritage-listed region is a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. Step into a world of unspoiled … Read more

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Bushfire recovery in the Blue Mountains

A short walk along Narrow Neck Plateau in the Blue Mountains The first weekend of June marked about 5 months since bushfire devastated some parts of the Blue Mountains . Two areas near Katoomba devastated by the fires are the Ruined Castle in the Jamison Valley and parts of the Narrow Neck Plateau. With the … Read more

Katoomba the Blue Mountains

Top Lunch Spots in the Blue Mountains

From Picnic Takeaway to Fine Dining, the Blue Mountains Offer Something for Everyone The thing about daytrips is that sooner or later you start thinking about lunch. The villages of the Blue Mountains offer an abundance of options – some excellent, some a bit ordinary. As tour guides, we’ve spent years looking for good lunch … Read more

Five Great Blue Mountains No-Walk or Limited-Walking Lookouts

The Blue Mountains west of Sydney are, rightly, a very popular tourist destination. And while the mountains are criss-crossed with walking trails, not everyone is up for a long walk, and, of course, some have limited mobility. Fortunately, the Blue Mountains offer several excellent lookouts requiring almost no walking or very limited walking. The driver-guides … Read more