The Catlins: Penguins and starry skies

We have officially lived in New Zealand for 6 months now, and feel as if we have just about exhausted every last corner of potential exploration. But therein is the joy of New Zealand: you've done your volcanic tramps (hikes), waded through your underground glow-worm caves, and boated around your fiords- but you're never really... Continue Reading →

Autumn in Auckland: sun, surf, and sea!

We haven't left Auckland for a month now, which also means it's been a while since my last post. However, Auckland has proved itself to be an absolute treasure trove of weekend activities to keep us moving, surfing, kayaking, and exploring! 29th - 31st April One of these days I'll get over the strangeness, but... Continue Reading →

Vlog: A Grand Day Out 

For the first time on Salut Le Monde we've put together a blog entry in video form... a vlog, as the kids call it. We took a boat to an island north of Auckland and had a lot of fun exploring and filming bits and pieces throughout the day! Like if you liked!  

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