Posted: 01/18/2010 | January 18th, 2010 Whenever I hear the word “Fiji,” I think of those postcards you see in airports—white sand beaches, palm trees, a little boat in the ocean, and the bluest, clearest water in the world. Essentially, my idea of heaven. With Gary from Everything-Everywhere heading to Fiji, I thought there was […]
Maori culture has always fascinated me ever since I saw the movie Whale Rider. Their history, cool tattoos, dancing, beliefs, and general relaxed personality make them very interesting to me. As the indigenous people of New Zealand, they haven’t done well since the arrival of European settlers. Then again, no indigenous population fared well after […]
When I think of Christmas, I think of spending time with friends and family, eating food, and going to holiday parties. But as a traveler, you don’t experience that atmosphere. However, being away for the holidays can be a great experience. In this post, I explain why.