South Pacific Cruise Part 5.

Our last South Pacific port was Noumea, I was excited to go because I was supposed to have gone with my French class in high school but my teacher never got it together to organize it.  The city has a really interesting feel to it, there is a very distinct French feel to it (in my…

South Pacific Cruise Part 4.

Isle of Pines was my very favourite stop on our cruise. It is idyllic, it has the softest whitest sand I have ever seen, and I grew up on the mid north coast which has some of Australia's best beaches. It is another tiny spec in the ocean and the one place from our cruise that…

South Pacific Cruise Part 3.

Our second stop in Vanuatu was Mystery Island, which is a tiny little island, literally the same size if not smaller than our cruise ship (that big mountain behind the cruise ship is not the island, that photo was taken from the island). This meant we had to get on the tender boats (ps, a…

South Pacific Cruise Part 2.

After Suva we were on our way to Vanuatu, which was absolutely beautiful. Our first stop was Port Villa and again we had a fantastic tour guide and got to do a few really cool things. We all piled in a very hot little van and headed to the Blue Lagoon, it was beautiful and…

South Pacific Cruise Part 1.

In January we set off on our very first cruise. We (us + Brian's parents and siblings) spent 14 days cruising around the South Pacific Islands. Neither Brian or I had ever been on a cruise and while we were excited, we both had our concerns (Brian was worried about how he would survive two…