Before sunset at Mavora Lakes

Before sunset at Mavora Lakes

How beautiful is this scenery? I’m amazed!!! We couldn’t find better place to finally open this year’s camping season. I captured this photo yesterday, just a few minutes before sunset. Look at this golden grass, looks like it glows. I’m so happy we found another perfect destination close to Invercargill for relaxed, peaceful getaway… Mavora … Continue reading

Southern Scenic Route: Road trip you can’t miss

Southern Scenic Route: Road trip you can’t miss

Road tripping in New Zealand is a must. It is definitely the best way to discover this amazing country. Today I’ll take you on journey between Queenstown and Dunedin. The road is called Southern Scenic Route and it is about 600km long ride you can’t miss. We are driving around this route pretty often as … Continue reading

Sunday walk in Omaui

Sunday walk in Omaui

Before we came down south everyone told us that winter here is cold, harsh and unbearable. I wouldn’t agree. There’s so many beautiful days like this one and it is pure satisfaction to enjoy it on one of the beaches close to town. It’s even better when you can have those peaceful places only for … Continue reading

Moeraki Boulders phenomenon

Moeraki Boulders phenomenon

Road trip along North Otago coast will lead you to this unusually large boulders lying at the Koekohe Beach. Moeraki Boulders are natural phenomenon and one of the most popular attractions here on the South Island. Originally formed around 60 million years ago these three meters in diameter stones are definitely great place for a … Continue reading

Aurora lights at the Oreti Beach

Aurora lights at the Oreti Beach

The Oreti Beach was crowded with photographers last weekend while the southern lights were playing on the beautiful starry sky. Ever since we moved to the far south I was impatiently waiting to see this very special nature phenomenon. And I got it. Oreti Beach is one of the best places to see southern lights … Continue reading