New Zealand

New Zealand

A year in New Zealand: How to get a Working Holiday Visa extension

Today marks a whole year since I arrived in New Zealand. James and I were fresh off a 30…

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Otari-Wilton’s Bush: The Place of Snares

Living in the city, I can sometimes get a bit of cabin fever. I’m a country girl at heart;…

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How to spend a day in Rotorua

Rotorua is a real hot-spot on the tourist trail in New Zealand (excuse the pun!) With around 3 million…

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Hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Renowned for being New Zealand’s single greatest day hike – and one of the best hikes in the entire world, in…

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Best Hikes on New Zealand’s South Island

Oh, New Zealand… With her endless black or white sand beaches, her huge, cascading waterfalls, her towering mountains that…

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New Zealand “as it used to be”: Exploring Te Urewera

Before I start this blog post, I’ll bet that you have no idea: where Te Urewera is, and how…

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Camping in New Zealand: Lessons Learnt

One of the most popular ways to travel in New Zealand is with your own wheels, camping in the…

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SH94: The Te Anau – Milford Highway

The Scenic Highway 94 begins in Te Anau, a small town mainly used by tourists who are embarking on…

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Cruising Marlborough Sounds

For Christmas this year, James and I decided against buying each other presents (where would we put them?! We…

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