9 Skydiving Zones in New Zealand—Which One Is For You?

9 Skydiving Zones in New Zealand—Which One Is For You?

The following post about skydiving in New Zealand is a guest post by Umang. If you’ve researched even a little about New Zealand, you know that the country is not just famous for its ‘Lord of the Rings’ landscape or its geology. It's also very well known for its...

Underrated Places to Visit in South Island, New Zealand

Underrated Places to Visit in South Island, New Zealand

This guide to the most underrated places to visit in South Island is a guest post by Jennifer. There is no doubt that New Zealand has many stunning destinations. From Auckland, the largest city, to Rotorua, the cultural capital, to Queenstown, an absolute adventure...

2-Week North Island, New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

2-Week North Island, New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary

  There are several different routes and ways to explore North Island, New Zealand on a road trip and no way is better than the other. It can be really hard to pare down the places to go and things to see with so many choices at hand. Squeezing everything into...

20+ Day New Zealand South Island Road Trip Itinerary

20+ Day New Zealand South Island Road Trip Itinerary

  Your South Island, New Zealand road trip itinerary will be nothing short of magical. Just in case you weren't sure... I'm telling you right now, it will be (especially with my help)! New Zealand's landscape, with its sweeping views over impossibly blue glacial...

Campervan Sites in New Zealand + Camping and Food Tips

Campervan Sites in New Zealand + Camping and Food Tips

If you're thinking about campervanning New Zealand, I'm so happy for you! It's the best way to see the country and it will be an adventure of a lifetime! After getting your van sorted, the next thing you'll need to figure out is where and how to camp in New Zealand....

50+ of the Best Hikes in New Zealand & Hiking Tips

50+ of the Best Hikes in New Zealand & Hiking Tips

  Glistening glaciers on top of mountain peaks, milky turquoise lakes, and golden tussocks wavering in the wind. This is what I think about when I think back on my nearly five months in New Zealand. I came with little plans but ended up getting really hooked on...

New Zealand Travel Tips + A Budget Breakdown

New Zealand Travel Tips + A Budget Breakdown

  What are your best New Zealand travel tips? How much did your New Zealand trip cost you? These were probably two of the most popular questions I got during my #vanlife trip around New Zealand and it's easy to see why. They are pretty important questions and...

Campervanning New Zealand: Buying, Selling, Renovating, and Tips

Campervanning New Zealand: Buying, Selling, Renovating, and Tips

Campervanning New Zealand in Birdie was one of the best trips I've EVER done in my eight years of traveling... Birdie, our van, was the perfect van for us. She was spacious but not obnoxious to fit and maneuver places. She was warm and cozy, had tons of storage, and...