18 Hikes To Do On the North 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. During my time on the North Island, I hiked over a hundred kilometres of beautiful…

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North Island Roadtrip

After living and working in Wellington for just over five months, our working holiday visas ran out and it was time to move on to the next adventure. We said goodbye to our townhouse, finished up at work, once again…

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15 Waterfalls to See in New Zealand

The past seventeen months living down under in the tiny country sometimes left off of world maps has been nothing short of surreal. New Zealand quickly became my favourite country in the world, not only for its beauty but also…

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Mount Eden Hike

In the heart of Auckland, a short little hike provides impressive views of the city. Mount Eden is an ancient volcano that last erupted 15,000 years ago. A crater was left at a whopping fifty metres deep; you’ll walk the…

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75 Things to Do on the South Island

New Zealand is my favourite country in the world! There’s so much to see – from epic volcanoes to incredible glaciers, sweeping fiords and stunning coastlines. I’ve been living here for a year and a half now and have made…

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Sunset at Piha Beach

Near to Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city, Piha is a beautiful beach escape popular for it’s beautiful black sandy beaches, wonderful surf-friendly waves and laid back vibe. We hiked up to Kitekite Falls and then hit the beach for a…

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Kitekite Falls Hike

Piha is a beautiful beach community to the west of Auckland, New Zealand’s biggest city and the start of most international arrivals’ adventures. Piha is best known for its beautiful black sand beaches. Nearby, a lovely half hour walk up…

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4 Things to See in Northland

Northland is the northenmost region in New Zealand, encompassing the long, skinny tip of the North Island north of Auckland, home to the mildest weather in the country. We spent a week exploring the area, taking our time, camping at…

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