December 2017

  • 8 Adults Only Resorts Perfect for Valentine’s Day in Vanuatu

    December 21, 2017

    Eratap Beach Resort: With exclusive use of Castaway Island, couples can have a romantic picnic on the stunning white sand beaches, before going on one of the resort’s complimentary boats to a remote reef for snorkeling. The resort also offers a ‘dine anywhere’ feature, allowing couples to dine on their lawn or a beach side cabana. #eratap had its moments #naturalbeauty #vanuatu A post shared by Peterem (@lifeandtimespm) on Sep 20, 2017 at 3:01am PDT The Havannah Vanuatu: Take your romance to the next level at The Havannah Vanuatu. The Unique Beach Dining Experience for Two allows you and your significant […]

  • Magical Water Music

    December 21, 2017

    MAGICAL WATER MUSIC By Julie Miller            Vanuatu has some unexpected international superstars – a group of women from a remote island group who play a bizarre musical instrument – the water. They’ve performed at arts festivals, were featured in a film, and in May 2017, travelled to Orlando, Florida, where they were featured guests at the opening of Universal Studios Volcano Bay.            Most of the time, however, you’ll find these talented ladies – ranging from teenagers to grandmas – in their adopted home of Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu’s largest island and […]


    December 6, 2017

    When it comes to beaches, it’s pretty hard to impress an Australian – after all, we have more than our fair share of superb patches of sand.


    December 6, 2017

    I’m staring deep into a blue hole on the Vanuatu island of Espiritu Santo, looking for mermaids. Silver fish flit through the dappled sunlit depths; the sandy bottom, perhaps two metres down, looks close enough to touch. Further out, the colour intensifies, aquamarine to cerulean to colbalt, or perhaps a shade yet to be defined.