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Halloween Horrors

Halloween Horrors

Although Halloween is growing in popularity in New Zealand, it’s definitely not an event that people mark on their calendars and we seldom see trick or treaters on the street, in saying that we do have a Halloween attraction that’s open all year and if […]

Caribbean Cruising

Caribbean Cruising

I know it’s been a while since my last post but I’m pleased to be back and now have lots of travel tales to fill your adventurous souls with! About a month ago Sanjay and I went on our first cruise! Through the eastern Caribbean […]

Photo Memoirs

Photo Memoirs

Due to life and work commitments, (you know how it is!) I haven’t been able to travel as much as I’d like to this year. I’ve been reminiscing a lot about the expeditions I have been able to go on, so thought it would be only fitting […]

Riding a bike in Mai Chau

Riding a bike in Mai Chau

Mai Chau is nestled in a valley surrounded by mountains, just under four hours out of Hanoi. It’s a rural, village community run by ethnic minority families making a living through rice farming and home stays for tourists. Initially we had planned to visit Sapa […]

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part III

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part III

My adventurous trilogy ends in Queenstown – Also known as the “Adventure Capital” of the world! This absolutely stunning town is the perfect backdrop for adventurous times, set on the shores of Lake Wapatipu it offers the most picturesque scenery in of all New Zealand […]

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part II

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part II

Continuing on from my last adventurous post, I’m going to share my cliffhanging experience in Taupo with you! Taupo (pronounced toe-paw) is a gorgeous lakeside town, home to the largest fresh water lake in Australasia. Lake Taupo was created by a huge volcanic eruption some […]

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part I

Getting a little adventurous in New Zealand! – Part I

So I’m not the most adventurous person in the world but I try to do something really out of my comfort zone at least once a year…Usually nothing too extreme but something that will really push me. New Zealand is the best place to get […]

Travel Tips

Travel Tips

No matter where you go or what you do, whether your experiences are good or bad – Travelling is one of the most amazing things you can ever do. Here are a few of my essential travel tips to help make your adventures even better! […]

Hot Water Beach – Coromandel NZ

Hot Water Beach – Coromandel NZ

The weather in Auckland has been pretty average as of late and I’ve thinking a lot about the tropical destinations I’ve visited during my travels, how I wish I could be somewhere warm right now! Sticking close to home, I’m going to fill you in […]

One night in Halong Bay – Stellar Cruises

One night in Halong Bay – Stellar Cruises

Thousands of stunning limestone islands and emerald waters make up this beautiful UNESCO world heritage site. Halong translates to ‘descending dragon’, the name stems from legend that saw a mystical dragon descend into the sea then charge back towards the coast, its tail carving out […]