City of Sails: Barbados to Auckland NZ

City of Sails: Barbados to Auckland NZ

The plane broke through the rain clouds and you could see Auckland below… the rain was awful! My plane landed around 7am on the 21st May, but I had been flying since 7am on the 19th May. Needless to say I was exhausted! I grabbed my backpack and hopped of the...
One Day in Wellington

One Day in Wellington

So I didn’t do a ton of research on Wellington if I’m honest. My plan was just to wander around and explore. I had a whole day as in I arrived at 8am from Rotorua and flew from there to ChristChurch at 8pm… I couldn’t just wander aimlessly for...
Rotorua from Wai-o-tapu to Tamaki Village

Rotorua from Wai-o-tapu to Tamaki Village

On day two of my solo adventure across New Zealand, I visited the stunning Wai-O-Tapu geothermal park and the Tamaki Village. Wai-o-tapu After sleeping for 12 hours, no lie, went to sleep at 7pm and woke up at 7am. I got up and got ready for my geothermal adventure at...
Stepping Into Middle Earth: Hobbiton, New Zealand

Stepping Into Middle Earth: Hobbiton, New Zealand

I got in to Rotorua from Auckland around 9.30pm and walked to my hostel, Crash Palace, which was cheap and nice. Unfortunately I arrived to beer pong on Saturday night, but by the time I showered the exhaustion set in and I passed out. The next morning I woke up for...