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  • How to Spend 2 Days in Wanaka

    Yes, everywhere you go in New Zealand is beautiful. BUT, I think Wanaka was exceptionally stunning. If you forced me to move to the South Island (it wouldn’t take much), Wanaka…

  • 20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit New Zealand

    New Zealand is a country that will wow anyone from the first time traveller to the well-travelled nomad. I spent two weeks road tripping from Auckland at the top of the North…

  • My Journey Through Hobbiton

    One of the most popular film and book trilogies of all time, if you don’t know The Lord of the Rings or the Hobbit, you’ve most likely been living under a…

  • Top 10 Things To Do in Queenstown, New Zealand

    While Queenstown is known as the adventure capital of New Zealand, you will still find many great things to do if you’re not the adventurous type like myself. It doesn’t take…

  • Cape Palliser & Hiking the Putangirua Pinnacles

    Seals, towering cliff faces, crystal blue waters, isolated homes and the crazy Putangirua Pinnacles… This place I’m talking about is Cape Palliser, just two hours out of New Zealand’s capital, Wellington. If…

  • Rainy Days in Lake Taupo and Napier

    Sadly, we hit bad weather for several days in Lake Taupo and Napier. Despite the rain and cold winds, I still really enjoyed Taupo. It’s definitely a more touristy spot than…

  • One Day in Paradise: The Coromandel

    They say the Coromandel is good for your soul, and from first hand experience, I cannot deny how true this is! Imagine golden beaches, beauty as far as the eye can…

  • How to Spend 36 Hours in Auckland

    To be honest, I did not have very high expectations for Auckland. I even thought two nights might be too long in one of New Zealand’s most populated cities. But, I…