A road trip sur le Caillou requires more than just a knowledge of road rules to ensure an enjoyable journey. Read on for some tips for a happy and safe holiday.
'La Fête de la Musique de la Province Nord' music festival brought an exciting night of drumming, reggae, and funk in the French territory of New Caledonia.
What does France mean to you? How do you Frenchify your life where you live?
Europe may have les grands monuments, but Nouvelle Caledonie presents French history - among tropical beauty! Here we look at the most beautiful and historically significant churches this French territory has to offer.
Trolleys were laden with bottles of water, canned food, candles and curiously, toilet paper. I took the two last bottles of water, found batteries and some of the last boxes of candles. I silently vowed to be more proactive for the next cyclone warning.
It’s continual, sporadic ‘friend cycling’ – people thrown together due to a common circumstance in a foreign land, only to depart when contracts expire. There is currently a revolving expat door through the Province Nord of New Caledonia.
Having lived the expat life in New Caledonia for several months, I’ve discovered that the style of ‘shopping’ in this little French territory is far removed from that of my former life in Australia.
In the tropical climate of the French territory of New Caledonia, gardening can be challenging. But when I visit the Salon de l’horticulture, I realise the steamy tropical weather is perfect for growing some very beautiful and interesting plants.