NEW ZEALAND – North Island

ons kyk vir Mount Doom van LOTR flieks.


Upon setting ‘wheels on ground’ in Wellington, our first mission was to find the i-Site to go plan our day. Like all, they were very helpful, and we quickly got a map with all the sites marked that we wanted to go check out.

Quick Tip: parking isn’t free anywhere here, and can work out quite expensive! This is what you do. Next door to the i-Site, visit the city council building (think that’s the name), and just ask them for the ‘Coupon Parking’ voucher. This entitles you to park in any ‘coupon parking zone’ for free for whichever period you got. We paid $7.50 for the whole day. Continue reading


NEW ZEALAND – South Island

Rocky Mountain Hike (Wanaka)_[Jan2016]_0249

Flights booked, bags packed, route planned, campervan booked – this long-coming trip was about to become a reality! Numerous times we’ve discussed traveling to New Zealand (NZ), but there was always something that got in the way – adequate time off, the right season, money… We finally found the perfect time for us; winter vacation in Korea, and the whole of January to explore NZ! Continue reading