Waitomo is a minuscule village that can be reached by driving for a few hours from Auckland in New Zealand. It has a population that barely exceeds three hundred. However, the village is visited by a huge number of tourists from New Zealand, as well as from all over the world.
The reason is the Waitomo Caves, the cave system located in the village that is a popular attraction for tourists. Many people love exploring these caves, and also witnessing the phenomenon named Waitomo Glowworm. In fact close to half million travelers come here in one year.
Why are Waitomo Caves so popular? In typical cave systems, the only light you will observe is the reflected light off the walls, of the flashlights carried by you. Other than this, the caves are pitch dark, and one could even get lost in the darkness.
In the Waitomo Caves however, there [...]