New Caledonia: Isle of Pines

New Caledonia: Isle of Pines

There’s no better time to share with you the highlight of our trip around New Caledonia. It’s a bit cold down here on the south of New Zealand at the moment so thinking about the Isle of Pines makes me feel a lot warmer. Oh, what a beautiful place! You can get to the island by … Continue reading

Bush walk: Long Hilly Walking Track

Bush walk: Long Hilly Walking Track

Spending time in the bush is one of my favourite things to do around New Zealand. What I like the most about these beautiful places are sounds of the birds twittering, murmur of the wind breaking through the tree crowns and the colours of this amazing nature touched with warm sun rays. Last weekend we went … Continue reading

What’s your favourite place?

What’s your favourite place?

It’s been almost a year and a half since we moved to the far south and I have definitely found my favourite place here. I really enjoyed capturing how this beautiful Invercargill’s park changes with the seasons. Queens Park is 81ha of stunning gardens in the city centre. You need a few hours to explore … Continue reading

New Caledonia: Hienghene Limestone Islets

New Caledonia: Hienghene Limestone Islets

Beautiful scenery followed us all the way to Hienghene. It was so nice to drive along the east coast while realizing that landscapes are getting more and more different. What I really liked along the way are people. Everyone is waving all the time while saying hello as you drive past them. Don’t forget to … Continue reading

New Caledonia: On the way to Poingam

New Caledonia: On the way to Poingam

Our stops after Bourail were Kone, Koumac and Poum on the far north. There are some great beaches along the way, perfect to stop and refresh a little bit whenever you want. In Koumac we stayed at Gite du Lagun. I have to recommend this place. It is a perfect camping spot and the owner … Continue reading

New Caledonia: Things to do in Bourail

New Caledonia: Things to do in Bourail

After a few days in Noumea we rented a car and headed up north. The plan is to drive along west coast to the northernmost point and then down the east coast back to Noumea. Renting a car in New Caledonia is easy and the price is around $60 a day. Remember, they drive on … Continue reading