Category Archives: Places behind Water

The surfing beaches of Bali

Where: Indonesia: Bali: Bukit: Balangan Beach, Bingin Beach, Padang Padang Beach, Ulu Watu Beach When: Its warm all year around… But if you want to surf during the of the raining season (Octobert-March) there is often no swell on those … Continue reading

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The breathtaking Fjords of Norway

Where: Norway: Hardangerfjord, Naeroyfjord, Aurlandsfjord When: If you want to do activities like hiking you should go between mid June and August. I was there end of June and still saw a lot of snow at my hikes up the … Continue reading

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The amazing lakes of New Zealand

Where: New Zealand: Taupo, Wanaka, Queenstown (amongst others) When: During spring or summer. New Zealand is definitely colder than most people expect. Even in January and February the temperature can drop under 20C.     Price: I would say New Zealand is in … Continue reading

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The stunning beaches of Lagos

Where: Portugal: Algarve: Lagos: Coastal Walk When: I would say between Mai and September. However you might be even lucky in April. I was there at that time and even had a swim in the ocean (although the water was still very … Continue reading

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The Penguin Beach in Cape Town

Where: South Africa: Cape Town: Boulders Beach When: In the summer time if you actually want to swim in the ocean. If you just want to have a look at the penguins then anytime. Beach opens between 07:00 and 08:00 in the … Continue reading

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The tropical beaches of Railay

Where: Thailand: Krabi: Railay Beach When: Anytime, unless the raining season is full on. I was there in October and it was amazing and quiet Get there: It is not an island, however you can only get there by boat. There are daily … Continue reading

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From Coogee to Bondi: The Coastal Walk in Sydney

Where: Australia: Sydney: “Bondi to Coogee Coastal Walk” When: During summer time, sometime between December and February. Get there: Depending on where you are staying in Sydney. There are many buses from the city center that get you to Bondi or Coogee. If … Continue reading

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The crystal clear beaches of Koufonissi

Where: Greece: Small Cyclades: Koufonissi When: Anytime between May and end of September when its warm enough to swim. Get there: In season there are direct ships from Athens and other bigger islands of the Cyclades. Also there are daily smaller boats from … Continue reading

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The fameless Waterfalls of Samothraki

     Where: Greece: Samothraki: “Grya bathra”, “Fonias” When: Well anytime its warm enough to swim under the waterfalls… I would say between May and September.      Get there: The easiest way to get to the island is by ferry from Alexandroupolis. … Continue reading

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