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3 Places to Disconnect In New Zealand’s North Island

3 Places to Disconnect In New Zealand’s North Island

“Disconnecting from our technology to reconnect with ourselves is absolutely essential for wisdom” ~ Arianna Huffington Do you ever get days where you just want to throw away your phone? Delete Facebook and all other social medias and just run away from the world for […]

Keeping Fit While Travelling

Keeping Fit While Travelling

You’ve saved your money, booked your plane ticket and you are just about finished packing your bags. You’ve quit the gym but packed your faithful running shoes and gym gear with the positive motivation you will be brave and run unfamiliar streets – it will […]

Winter Wonderland is the Hooker Valley Track

Winter Wonderland is the Hooker Valley Track

Walking round the corner the words escaped my mouth before my eyes could fully appreciate the view. Wow! I was truly in Winter Wonderland! (or Narnia, as I first thought). Just like that, The Hooker Valley Track became my favourite day hike in New Zealand (so far!). […]

I Don’t Want To Be A Traveller Anymore

I Don’t Want To Be A Traveller Anymore

Nomad/Traveller; the one glamorized word which gives people the imagination (thanks to social media) that we float around, frolicking carefree on sandy beaches. With perfect tans, awesome dress sense and perfect timing. Sunrises are our wake up call and we are always in the most […]

Walking on Glaciers – Fox Glacier

Walking on Glaciers – Fox Glacier

Part two in the extra special – I still can’t believe this happened – series of ‘Walking on Glaciers” (I kind of feel like this should be a TV series? In my head its a narration anyway) and this one is about the really special, […]

Walking on Glaciers – Franz Josef

Walking on Glaciers – Franz Josef

Running my hand along the cool, smooth, mountainous walls of ice it was hard to believe this was real. Strapping on my crampons, crunching on the thick ice, stepping over bottomless crevasses and sliding through Ice Caves and tunnels. How was I this lucky? I […]

Milford Sound: The Journey is the destination

Milford Sound: The Journey is the destination

“All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware” – Martin Bauber Hopping on the bus at Queenstown early – well, earlier than most as the driver had decided to trick us and tell us pick up was an hour earlier than it actually […]

Spending A Day In Christchurch

Spending A Day In Christchurch

Once a lively, sunny hub of New Zealand; Christchurch was a beautiful city. Sadly in 2011 Christchurch was hit by an incredible Earthquake which devastated the beautiful city. Measuring a 6.3 on the Richter Scale the city was torn apart, families were broken and memories […]

The TranzAlpine Express: One of the World’s Great Journeys.

The TranzAlpine Express: One of the World’s Great Journeys.

You never have to travel far in New Zealand to experience the beauty the country has to offer, this is especially true for New Zealand’s South Island. Sometimes it is nice to be the passenger, to not have to focus on the driving or map […]

My Melbourne Bucket List

My Melbourne Bucket List

In June I got the chance to jet over to Melbourne where I spent 8 days wandering around the city, visiting one of my good friends and exploring the city and surroundings. I did LOADS in the 8 days I was there and no, I […]


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