Pororari river track & kayaking, New Zealand West Coast (South Island)

Pororari river track & kayaking, New Zealand West Coast (South Island)

The Pororari river runs through a dramatic limestone gorge surrounded by lush rain forests. The river has deep pools with a lookout point. It is part of New Zealand's Paparoa National Park. The Pororari River Track is a part of Punakaiki area walks. Punakaiki Canoes offers rental kayak trips into the heart of the Paparoa National Park, 1km north of the Pancake Rocks and blowholes at Punakaiki.

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Top 10 hiking trails in Kauai, Hawaii

Top 10 hiking trails in Kauai, Hawaii

Kauai, the 'Garden Island' of Hawaii, has some of the most beautiful hiking trails in the world along the stunning Na Pali coastline. Here is a list of the top ten hiking trails in Kauai. If you enjoy hiking and if you are in Kauai, you have to plan at least one or...

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Things to do in Kauai, Hawaii: Wailua Falls

Things to do in Kauai, Hawaii: Wailua Falls

There are only two waterfalls in Kauai, Hawaii, that you can actually drive up to. One is the Opaeka'a Falls and the second one is the Wailua Falls. Wailua Falls were also featured in the opening scene of the TV show Fantasy Island. I first saw the beautiful Wailua Falls from the Jack Harter doors-off helicopter tour...

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Things to do in Kauai, Hawaii: Hike to the base of the Wailua Falls/Wailua Falls Trail

Things to do in Kauai, Hawaii: Hike to the base of the Wailua Falls/Wailua Falls Trail

Located near Lihue, Wailua Falls trail is a .3 mile downhill hike through a forest area covered with tree branches, roots and large rocks, that can also be very muddy. I don't have much hiking experience but managed the trail well. One reason could be...

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