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  • How To See New Zealands North Island in 7 Days

    April 17, 2017
    HOBBITON NEW ZEALAND

    Our 7 days on North Island was a combination of a lot of driving, a substantial amount of sightseeing, and a decent amount of fun activities. Here’s everything we saw and did on our time there – we hope it helps you in your planning!

  • Mount Maunganui Hike in Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

    April 10, 2017
    Mount Maunganui New Zealand

    One of the activities we did on the north island of New Zealand was hiking Mount Maunganui. It’s located in Tauranga at Bay of Plenty,…

  • Whakarewarewa – The Living Maori Village

    April 3, 2017
    whakarewarewa the living maori village

    Whakarewarewa (say that 10 times fast), is an actual living Maori village. Unlike other ‘villages’ that are representations, the Maori people actually live and work in Whakarewarewa full time, and our tour guides was essentially showing us her home.

  • Our Best and Worst of Travel in 2016

    January 19, 2017
    Scenic World Australia Blue Mountains

    While the popular opinion on Facebook seemed to show that 2016 was a complete mess, it was actually a pretty decent year for us. It was…

  • Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland

    January 12, 2017
    Wai-o-tapu Thermal Wonderland New Zealand

    While Rotorua is known for being the adventure capital of north island, we also knew their sulphuric thermal springs were quite the crowd pleaser….

  • Top 5 Extreme Activities in New Zealand

    December 1, 2016
    Bungee Jumping New Zealand Queenstown

    New Zealand is home to adventure tourism, and is pretty much a thrill seeker’s playground. We’re actually heading to Auckland in a few days, and while…