New Zealand

New Zealand differs from other Pacific island destinations in that its north/south orientation means a vacation encompassing the whole island is likely to immerse you in weather which ranges from semi-tropical breezy to winter-chilled. This makes NZ unique as a Pacific Island because as a general rule, the other islands’ climates don’t venture outside the…

Escaping to the South Seas

Probably since from when I first learned there was a warm ocean populated with numerous tropical islands I have felt a pull toward the islands of the Pacific. They have always seemed so exotic and romantic: warm waters meeting sandy beaches, gently swaying palm trees and enchanting ocean sunrises and sunsets. I’m not sure exactly when…