Category Archive: New Zealand and Fiji

Epic Photo Travel Contest

I have entered this photo of island views from Fiji into a competition. The prize is simply for the winning photo to become the main homepage image on the BarrelHopping website when in… Continue reading

A Liebster and Versatile Blogger Award

As well as my post about Geysir, Iceland, being Freshly Pressed this week, I have also received two badges from fellow bloggers. My responses are below, along with my nominations – check them… Continue reading

Bay of Islands, New Zealand

My trip to the Bay of Islands was a one night mini adventure from Auckland on the beautiful North Island of New Zealand. We had hastily pitched our ramshackle tent in the grounds… Continue reading

Top posts of 2012

Here’s a quick review of my posts with the most hits in 2012… Thanks for following, reading my posts and liking my photos, for all your comments and encouragement. Here’s to a great… Continue reading

Waitomo (glowworm) Caves, New Zealand

  It’s certainly a number of years since I was in New Zealand, but it’s a place that really stays with you and one of my favourite trips was visiting Waitomo Caves, aka… Continue reading

Viti Levu, Fiji

This is the view from our motor boat on the Wainubuka river on the main Fijian island of Viti Levu. The sun was not out on this occasion but the beauty of the… Continue reading

Nananu, Fiji

  The sunsets were always dramatic in Fiji and its hard to pick just one picture to showcase their beauty, but I like this snap as its unlike a lot of sunset shots… Continue reading

Rotorua, New Zealand

  Rotorua is a hot-bed of geothermal activity; even the local park has hot spring foot spas and bubbling mud pits, and this pic is of a geyser going off at the Maori… Continue reading