FREE places to see Glow Worms in New Zealand – An unforgettable experience

Being able to see glow worms in New Zealand is on many tourists bucket list and after we were able to find them in Australia, I knew we just had to see them here too. A quick google search will bring up hundreds upon hundreds of recommendations for expensive tours, adventure packages and mass group tours but did you know you can see glow worms in New [...]

2019-11-19T17:06:22+13:00November 19th, 2019|0 Comments

Rental car relocation NZ and how it works – a CHEAPER way to travel

We were on the hunt for a budget friendly way to move between the North and South Island, our last minute decision meant we were looking at a hefty price for flights or the intercity bus - $100+ per person - which was money we weren’t wanting to spend. We had never heard of people doing rental car relocation in New Zealand before but it turned out [...]

2019-11-14T21:15:11+13:00October 25th, 2019|0 Comments

Is Wai-O-Tapu WORTH THE MONEY? – A Geothermal Wonderland

It's one of, if not the, most popular geothermal tourist hot spots in New Zealand, but with a price tag of $36 per person, is Wai-O-Tapu worth the money? Especially when you can see (and smell) the geothermal activity for free or for considerably cheaper all throughout Rotorua. We’re not usually fans of big touristy activities but we love anything to do with nature and when you’re in an area [...]

2019-10-27T21:43:17+13:00October 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Exploring the North Island with BRITZ CAMPERVAN

If you’re planning a trip to New Zealand and want to see what this country has to offer at your own pace, without the stress of buying your own car or joining tours, we can honestly say that hiring a camper van is the way to go… I know I know, we’ve always bought our own vehicle wherever possible but we wanted to mix things up a bit in New [...]

2019-10-27T21:14:18+13:00September 25th, 2019|0 Comments

Our FAVOURITE Mount Taranaki hike & other must do activities!

Is a Mount Taranaki Hike on your North Island itinerary? No? It most certainly should be. If you’ve heard of this near-perfect volcano before, the chances are you’ve seen the famous shot of Mt Taranaki’s reflection in a mirror lake. If you haven’t, it’s New Zealand’s ‘Mount Fuji’ doppleganger, and getting that reflection shot is probably the only reason a lot of tourists go there when in fact, there are [...]

2019-10-27T21:43:33+13:00September 11th, 2019|0 Comments
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