Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 05 – [18 Dec 2015 -Friday ] Poe Beach was really nice that we decided to stay another night. But the weather hasn’t been in our favour today. Kind of gloomy and really windy.But really warm.Despite the wind, we still went into the sea for a dip. We also visited the Pierced Rock &…

Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 04 – 17 Dec 2015, Thursday I woke up real early. At about 6.30am, determine to leave St. Gabriel.I have seen enough of the South and wanting to head to the North. The drive this time was a bit more interesting. Heaps of red earth mountain. It’s quite an unique view.I was determined not to…

Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 03 – (16 Dec 2015 , Wednesday) Finally, we got our rental car. Not a very big car but sufficient for our travel. It’s a Renault-Clio. Silver in colour, manual, 4 doors and a big trunk. Reasonably new car too. We rented the car for CFP $4 12 00 (16 Dec-26 Dec). The cheapest…

Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 2 – (15 Dec 2015 – Tuesday) We started early today. We arranged for a rental car for the period of 16 Dec-26 Dec. Woke up around 8.30am, had breakfast at the youth hostel and went to the Latin Quarter. I was a bit disappointed with the place. I guess I expected more. Anyhow,…

Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 01 (14 Dec 2015 – Monday) We arrived around 2pm at the youth Hostel. Got our key and went to our room on the top level. Room D6. Basic room, clean with a fantastic view from its verandah.Can’t complain. We were real hungry at this point. So was trying to find something to eat….

Where I have stayed: Backpackers International, Rarotonga – Cook Islands

[My Old Post from Blogger.com] Backpackers International Kavera Road [Stayed from 23rd Nov to 02 Dec 2010] Lovely place. It’s a family run backpacker. Simple, clean and the hosts (Bill, Anna & Tisa) are just fantastic. Nothing fancy, so if you are expecting something extravagant, this is not the place to go. Huge, well- equipped…