Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains are a mountain range located in the state of New South Wales, Australia. The range is approximately 100 kilometers west of Sydney, and is known for its scenic beauty and natural landscapes. The range gets its name from the blue haze that is often seen hanging over the mountains, which is caused by the oil released by the many eucalyptus trees that grow in the area. The Blue Mountains are a popular destination for hiking, camping, and outdoor activities. The area is also home to a number of unique flora and fauna, making it a haven for nature lovers.