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The Blue Mountains, Sydney: How to get there and what to expect

The Blue Mountains of Sydney is a world heritage area and natural park, consequently making it a very popular tourist destination.¬†Located about 1.5 hours from central Sydney, it’s relatively easy to get to and, once there, you can spend the night in one of the many Blue Mountains hotels, go hiking, explore caves, ride a cable car, see The Three Sisters, and much more. Though I didn’t exactly find the Blue Mountains to be overly impressive (perhaps because, as a Canadian, I’ve grown up surrounded by vast greenery), it was a nice day trip to get out of the city center and explore the outlying areas¬†of Sydney.

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