Applying for a New Zealand Working Holiday Visa

I arrived in New Zealand in the middle of February with high expectations. A country I had dreamed about visiting for a decade proved to be everything I had hoped it would be. I spent my first month in New Zealand…

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Backpacking New Zealand’s South Island

I spent six weeks backpacking Australia before bad weather prevented me from continuing so I decided to seize the opportunity I had been granted and booked a cheap flight to Australia’s smaller neighbour: New Zealand. I have dreamed of visiting…

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Mount Fyffe Summit Hike

The trail up to Mount Fyffe Summit is a beautiful and challenging track just outside the small seaside town of Kaikoura on the east coast of New Zealand. A long and steep route will provide you with panoramic views of…

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13 Hikes To Do on New Zealand’s South Island

New Zealand is an outdoor paradise. It’s home to some of the world’s most beautiful national parks, stunning coastline, breathtaking views and world-renowned hiking trails. I spent a month traveling around the South Island in New Zealand to explore what…

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Thoughts on Christchurch

I have been traveling around New Zealand for a month now, a country that has been beautiful, friendly, happy and lovely. This is a country renowned for its standard of living, its eagerness to please, its reputation as a safe…

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Mount Cook National Park

Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park is one of the most well-known in New Zealand, home to the iconic view of the glacier-covered Mount Cook rising high as you drive the winding road along Lake Pukaki into Mount Cook Village. Hikers flock…

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