Hiking Marum: Tips, Tricks, and Helping a Local Economy

Tourism is a massive component of Vanuatu’s economy, its pristine beaches and untouched wilderness attracting droves of tourists from Australia, NZ, and around the world yearly. This industry, however, has barely reached SE Ambrym despite its two impressive volcanoes, Marum and Benbow. Part of the issue is a lack of infrastructure as well as lack…

Great Lakes of Fire!

From the Great Lakes to lava lakes, alien landscapes, forgotten gods, and a wild pig…. When you tackle a grueling adventure to witness one of nature’s most spectacular performances, bring a friend!

Back to the beach!

“I know simply that the sky will last longer than I.” – Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays  My time in Vila is finally drawing to a close and I couldn’t be more excited to be heading back to site. I spent a week more than I would have liked here, but…