A Guide to Queenstown

Queenstown is a major city on New Zealand’s South Island. Queenstown is known as the adventure capital of New Zealand. Situated on the banks of Lake Wakatipu, there’s plenty to do to keep you going for days. Try your hand at…

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Ben Lomond Summit Hike

The Ben Lomond Summit hike is a difficult hike that winds its way steadily above Queenstown to the Ben Lomond Saddle before taking on a rocky trek circling the mountain to arrive at the summit 1748m high. This hike is…

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Queenstown Hill Hike

Queenstown is a large city on the southern end of the South Island in beautiful New Zealand. It’s much bigger than neighbouring Wanaka and feels much more like a proper city with plenty of amenities. The drive from Wanaka to…

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A Week in Wanaka

Wanaka is an incredibly beautiful part of New Zealand, nestled inland in the southwestern corner. Home to plenty of beautiful outdoor activities, the town of Wanaka is the perfect place to hang out for a week and enjoy the scenery.

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Visiting Wanaka Lavender Farm

If you know me, you know I seek out my favourite flower everywhere in the world (Provence, France of course, as well as British Columbia, Canada and most recently Tasmania, Australia). There’s something so endearing about twirling around in a…

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Roy’s Peak Hike

Roy’s Peak hike is a huge draw for Wanaka, thanks in part to that insta-famous shot you get from the lower lookout (you know which one I’m talking about). The view from Roy’s Peak is incredible – think 360 degrees…

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