BLUE MOUNTAINSNow, I’m not what you’d call a nature-lover, and definitely not a backpacking type but I do like my outdoors and luckily my OH does,too, so whenever we can, we try to venture out of town and spend some time enjoying the nature. As much as I love city breaks, I find that it’s important to explore the countryside in order to get a better feel of a place.

When planning our trip to Australia we really wanted to see something beyond the two cities we were going to visit. Due to the very limited time it had to be somewhere close by and so a quick glimpse at the map of New South Wales and a browse through Google images revealed a spectacular piece of land located just 2 hours train ride away from Sydney. Continue reading