Tag: beach

The Gold Coast
Australia

The Gold Coast

The Gold Coast certainly offers what you would expect: golden sandy beaches. If surf is your thing this place just gets better. People here seem to take sunbathing and keeping in shape very seriously, so the Gold Coast is a lifestyle too. However the beach life is not the only thing happening […]

The carved pou symbolises the spiritual guardianship of Te Kawerau a Maki and recognises that this is a special place, being one of the oldest settled parts of the Waitakere Ranges
New Zealand

Mercer Bay Caves, Auckland

40km west of Auckland is a bay that doesn’t want to be accessed by mere mortals. Mercer Bay sits between Piha and Karekare on the west coast of Auckland. We went on an amazing early autumn day. The sea was a gently rippling cape edged in white lace and a lone boat […]

Bay of Pigs, Cueva de Los Peces and Playa Larga
Cuba

Bay of Pigs, Cueva de Los Peces and Playa Larga

Bay of Pigs (Bahia de Cochinos) was so beautiful that we ended up being there twice. The first time was on our way from Cienfuegos to Viñales, the second time was after the Cuban Adventures tour, during our stay in Playa Larga. The first time we went to Cueva de […]

Opoutere beach - white sand and unspoilt nature.
New Zealand

Prana and Opoutere beach

For New Year’s Eve we decided to go to the Prana Festival on the Opoutere coast. Darren had already been there five times and still wanted more so I trusted that was a quite special place. The entrance was at 9am, but a long queue was formed since nearly two hours earlier, […]