Tenerife with its average temperature of between 22 and 28 degrees is perfect for a summer holiday and even better for a winter getaway (just 4h flight from rainy London). But not only the weather is a reason to visit Tenerife. The island has over a dozen surf spots and waves all year around. Popular spots are Playa de Las…

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Do you remember the movie The Beach with Leonardo DiCaprio? I absolutely loved this movie! And no, I was not a Leonardo fan at the time. Nowadays, yes – big fan as he is an amazing actor. But back then I loved the movie because of the story and the wonderful paradise pictures. In 2000 when the movie aired I…

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If you pass by a river where you can do rafting, do it. If you pass by a river where you can do grade 5 rafting, absolutely 100% do it!! Omg, it was so much fun! I had done rafting a few times before but everywhere I went they generally offered grade 2 and 3 only. But those ones are…

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While this time, we didn’t make it to Indonesia, it is now a new destination on my travel bucket list! During the last 9 months we have travelled across the Americas and Asia and seen incredibly beautiful beaches for surfing, scuba diving or just relaxing. I surfed a lot in South America and did lots of snorkelling in Hawaii and Vietnam…

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If you are heading down from Wanganui to Wellington and fancy some hiking on the way, stop by Tararua Forest Park. The park is a circa 2 hour car drive away from Wanganui and lies more or less on the way to Wellington. The Tararua Forest Park offers several options for hiking from day trips to short walks. Hence, even if you are driving…

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