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50 Days of Summer...Antipodean Style!




adjective: Antipodean


relating to Australia or New Zealand (used by inhabitants of the northern hemisphere).


For those living in the Northern hemisphere busily preparing for a Christmas with snow, glühwein and eggnog, it might seem a little strange that here on the other side of the world we are moving into our summer. 1,845 more words


The Whale Watchers in the Water

Anyone who has read the very first of these posts will know I am a creature of comfort, enjoy the company of my family and friends, and have my dream job all back home in London. 897 more words

New Zealand

The Adventure Capital of Ecuador

Day 128 – 8 Jul, 2015

It was raining when I arrived in Baños, but I could see the jungle twisting up on all sides like a cocoon. 529 more words

New on 500px : Colter's Hell by GinaTiva

In 1807, John Colter, a member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, passed through a portion of what later became Yellowstone National Park. During the winter of 1807–1808, he observed at least one geothermal area in the northeastern section of the park, and he described a place of “fire and brimstone” that most people dismissed as delirium; the supposedly imaginary place was nicknamed “Colter’s Hell”. 41 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

Caldeira Velha in Ribeira Grande

Caldeira Velha is a natural monument located in Ribeira Grande that attracts thousands of visitors each year to bathe in the geothermal waters with medicinal properties. 122 more words