New Zealand is one of the most beautiful countries on the planet. It is home to mountain ranges, fiords, beautiful lakes, and rivers all surrounded by the ocean! When we were planning our year-long trip around the world, I knew I wanted to spend at least a full month exploring the mountains and coast lines that New Zealand offers. Here is my list of 10 things that are unique to New Zealand and must not be missed!
Category: Travel Tips
15 Things to Know Before Renting a Camper Van in New Zealand
Renting a camper van in New Zealand can be a challenge at times! Here are 15 things to know before you go so you can have the best time exploring the beautiful country!
Spending 3 Days Visiting Angkor Wat
Angkor Park is a huge complex with dozens of different temples to explore. When visiting I suggest purchasing a 3 day pass to better understand this magnificent place.
Getting Dengue Fever in SE Asia
I have spent the past five years traveling abroad never needing to use my travel insurance. Until a few weeks ago, my travels have all been very smooth. I have never been robbed, injured or sick enough to need to go to the hospital. For traveling in SE Asia, I've been warned of mosquitos that …
Packing for Long-Term Travel
Packing for a trip around the world for an entire year is a daunting task! We have plans to go snowboarding, hiking, snorkeling and so much more! It is difficult to pack for many different activities, but I think we've done a great job so far! When I think of this packing process, I imagine …
How to Snorkel with Sea Turtles in Oahu on a Budget
A vacation to Hawaii can be expensive. While on a year-long trip around the world, we spent a week in Oahu, Hawaii where we did not want to miss out on great activities because of our small budget. You can read how we managed that on our full 7 budget friendly days itinerary for Oahu …
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A Traveler’s Guide to Staying in Hostels
Curious if staying in a hostel is for you?
7 Budget Friendly Days in Oahu, Hawaii
Traveling in Hawaii can be expensive, but do not let that stop you from visiting the tropical paradise! Here is my guide to 7 budget friendly days in Hawaii.
How to Get Free Accommodation Around the World
Accommodation is one of the most expensive parts of travel, learn one of the easiest ways to get free accommodation here!
Swimming with Dolphins in New Zealand
Swimming with Dolphins in Kaikoura, New Zealand has been one of the biggest highlights from our trip around the world so far! Read about it now!