Category: New Zealand

The ultimate New Zealand itinerary for your great outdoor adventure

The ultimate New Zealand itinerary for your great outdoor adventure

New Zealand, the land of the long white cloud and commonly known as Aotearoa. Let’s get things straight, you will never, ever be short of something to do in this magical faraway land.  Expect road trips, adventurous vibes and plenty of activities to fill your days. I’m talking about throwing yourself from planes, bungy jumping…

16 fun things to do in Auckland that prove it shouldn’t be overlooked

16 fun things to do in Auckland that prove it shouldn’t be overlooked

When planning a trip to New Zealand, most people skip over Auckland as a destination. Everyone flocks to Queenstown, or heads out to spend time in nature. It’s unfortunate, as anyone who’s visited knows there are so many things to do in Auckland that make it a great destination for all travellers. Backpackers in particular…

The 10 Best Hostels in Christchurch, New Zealand

The 10 Best Hostels in Christchurch, New Zealand

If you’re planning to travel to New Zealand, make sure not to miss its second largest city located in the South Island, Christchurch. This vibrant city has the perfect mix of urban architecture and creativity. Be ready to discover stunning buildings, jaw-dropping street art, friendly locals and beautiful landscapes. Jump on a bicycle or a…

The 10 Best Hostels in New Zealand

The 10 Best Hostels in New Zealand

With its dreamy beaches, stunning mountains, magical waterfalls, dramatic lakes and national parks… New Zealand is certainly on every backpackers’ bucket list. And probably for a very long time, am I right? What if we helped you make that amazing travel decision by showing you some of the best hostels in the country?! We have…

New Zealand Backpacker guide

New Zealand Backpacker guide

Introducing New Zealand. Two islands providing one hell of an adventure. The land of the long white cloud is a very special place, offering backpackers a unique and unforgettable travel experience. Prepare yourself for some of the most stunning scenery in the world. We are talking epic mountain views, ridiculous National Parks, giant glaciers,  picturesque waterfalls,…

The 12 Best Hostels In Auckland

The 12 Best Hostels In Auckland

How to find the best hostels in Auckland for your trip In Māori the name for Auckland is Tāmaki-makau-rau, which literally translates to “desired by a hundred lovers”. Not hard to believe given the incredible mix of forests, beaches, and buildings the biggest city in New Zealand flaunts. Whoever you are, whatever you want, you’re…

A guide to a working holiday in New Zealand

A guide to a working holiday in New Zealand

Now, who hasn’t dreamed of quitting their desk job, packing all their belongings and jetting off to foreign lands? Well that dream can quickly become reality for those wanting to work and travel in the land of the long white cloud. A working holiday in New Zealand is possible for residents of lots of countries…

Things to do in Queenstown: top tips for exploring the town and beyond

Things to do in Queenstown: top tips for exploring the town and beyond

Ah beautiful Queenstown! The small party town on New Zealand’s South Island definitely packs a massive punch for its size, being known as the adrenaline capital of the world. It has a buzzing atmosphere in summer and winter (slightly less so in between) thanks to the number of fun activities on offer, such as skiing,…

6 incredible winter hikes in New Zealand

6 incredible winter hikes in New Zealand

If you’re into the outdoors (and let’s face it you probably are if you’re going to brave the winter) then here are 6 incredible winter hikes in New Zealand that have stunning scenery written all over them, and better yet, that almost anyone can do. Safety first: preparing for your hike The alpine environment in…

Why Whakapapa ski field is my favourite place in New Zealand

Why Whakapapa ski field is my favourite place in New Zealand

What’s your happy place? Mine is sitting at the very top of Whakapapa Ski Field, looking down at the best playground Mother Nature ever built. During winter, this is my second home and I’m lucky to have a mother who skis as she passed this awesome sport on to all her children. At the age…

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