This picture is taken at Everglades Gardens, Leura. While the view is stunning, it is hardly unique. Wherever you live in the Blue Mountains, soul-restoring vistas are only moments away. That's what I love about the Blue Mountains. (Continued)

This picture is taken at Everglades Gardens, Leura. While the view is stunning, it is hardly unique. Wherever you live in the Blue Mountains, soul-restoring vistas are only moments away. That's what I love about the Blue Mountains. (Continued)

Photo Credit: Karl Karlov Full Caption: This picture is taken at Everglades Gardens, Leura. While the view is stunning, it is hardly unique. Wherever you live in the Blue Mountains, soul-restoring vistas are only moments away. That's what I love about the Blue Mountains.When the daily train home from work crosses the Nepean Bridge and starts climbing into the bush, the noise, the confusion, the relentless pressure of Sydney's population crush falls away, and quality of life returns. - K. Karlov