If you’re looking at Australia v New Zealand and wondering which country is better, the answer is they are both beautiful in their own way. Australia and New Zealand may be neighbours, but they also have lots of differences. Australia is a huge land mass, and unless you plan on spending several months backpacking this [...]
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On my first big trip as a solo traveller, I decided to visit Australia, and of course if I was going to fly half way across the globe, I thought I might as well look at holidays to New Zealand too. I flew to Sydney, travelled up the East Coast, took a tour from Alice [...]
New Zealand is a country where breathtaking scenery is the norm; where roads are shaped by the landscape and driving is part of the journey. So without a doubt, the best way to see it is to pack up the car or van and hit the tarmac. But like any beautiful location, there’s a pick [...]
This beautiful beach is in Raglan, a place I visited on my two-week visit to the North Island of New Zealand. Raglan is a laid-back town on the West Coast of the North Island and was about a 45 minute drive from where I was staying in Hamilton. While staying in Hamilton I wanted to venture out [...]
In 2009 I went to the North Island of New Zealand and visited this geothermal park in Rotorua. When you get to Rotorua, the sulphur in the air means it smells like rotten eggs…not very pleasant. But after a while you get used to it and it is incredible to see this hotbed of geothermal [...]
Who is this Pommie chick?
I'm a British girl from Manchester and I have been traveling solo since 2008. After graduating from university I decided there was more to life than the hours between 9 and 5, so I packed my journalism degree into my suitcase to travel the world and work remotely. I hope to inspire you to be your own boss, live life and travel the world.