South Pacific

To Know


Runaway to Shark Bay to See Five Species of Endangered Animals

Although it's name rings with the promise of sharks, Shark Bay is actually better known for it's manatee and bottlenose do...


Would You Scuba Dive with Sharks in Fiji?

Fiji is on everyone's list, if not for the exceptional beaches, for the incredible scuba diving. Welcomed by the friendly ...

New Zealand

New Zealand is One of the Hardest Countries in the World to Plan -- But Doesn't Have to Be

With plenty of international flights and relatively small in size, New Zealand may seem like any other island where you ca...


Swim Amongst Scads of Jellyfish in the Mystical World of Palau

It's normal to feel a ripple of trepidation as you lower yourself into into the waters of Ongeim L’Tketau. Better known as...


Western Oz and Perth: The Most Overlooked and Underrated Part of the Country

It may be one of the most isolated places on the planet. It may, also be one of the hottest and most arid regions in the southern hemisphere. Western Australia is a lot of things. But above all, it is a beautiful and often overlooked part of Australia, full of welcoming people, relaxing beaches, and some of the most unique and interesting animal life you will find on any continent.

New Zealand

A Visit to Hobbiton Having Seen Absolutely None of the Lord of the Rings Movies

I’ll be the first to admit, I don’t like fantasy or sci-fi. I’ve never seen Star Wars, Star Trek, Harry Potter the Hobbit,...

South Pacific

Do You Know What the Least Visited Country in the World is?

If you’re the kind of person who’s been just about everywhere and is looking for a new addition to your bucket list, this ...

Cultural Experience

Explore Melbourne’s Vibrant Street Art Hot Spots

Australia's cultural hub, Melbourne is known for its rich down-under subculture. The downtown area is filled with theaters...