Gary Stockdale

Gary Stockdale is a semi-retired real estate agent now living on Maui in Hawaii. He has spent most of his life living in the tropics including stints in Guam, the Marshall Islands and New Caledonia. He enjoys fishing, camping and gardening in his spare time and is a keen photographer. He writes for US lifestyle publications on tropical living.

What is a Good View Worth in Real Estate?

If you travel to a tropical country and stay in a high-rise resort hotel, it’s quite common to find that room rates vary depending on the type...

The Pros and Cons of Living in Tropical Countries

For most of us born and raised in a tropical country, we really couldn’t think of living anywhere else. The thought of living in countries where it...

8 Safety Tips for Deep Sea Fishing Trips in the Tropics

Whether you call it fishing or angling in your part of the world, if you live in the tropics one of the most stimulating all-year-round pastimes is...

How to Improve the Sky in Tropical Seascape Photos

We all like to take seascape photos in the tropics. Whether you live by a beach, or are just visiting, there’s nothing that screams “the tropics” more...