MY TRAVEL FEARS

By far the number one question I have been getting lately in preparation of my euro-trip is “are you starting to get scared”? Decent question, but ever so popular. My answer? I’ve always answered “yeah, but i’m more excited than scared”. I guess that this response is just my natural reaction to shrugging off a […]

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CONTIKI HOLIDAYS: NEW ZEALAND

Late spring, November 15, 2015, I found myself wandering out of the arrivals gate at Queenstown Airport. Little did I know about the two-week journey I had started to embark on; I would experience things I would hold fond memories of, conversations I would keep with me for life, activities that would test me emotionally […]

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AIR NEW ZEALAND | ECONOMY CLASS REVIEW

  In November last year I got to travel with Air New Zealand for the first time ever and I was fairly surprised at the level of professionalism and appropriate service I received whilst flying both domestically and internationally in economy class. This review is my personal opinion and may prove to be helpful to […]

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A Quick Guide | Queenstown, New Zealand

I spent four days in Queenstown in November of 2015 and it has since become one of my favorite places I’ve ever visited. Airport? Amazing. Accommodation? Amazing. Food? Amazing. Drinks? Amazing. Attractions? Amazing. There were no aspects of Queenstown that disappointed me. So here it is; a quick guide to Queenstown in my own opinion.  […]

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#RacAndHolsDoNZ Video Montage | Contiki, November 2015.

Good morning or afternoon world. So I majorly scabbed my university’s wifi this morning and decided to FINALLY upload the small video montage that I put together of Holly and my November 2015 New Zealand trip. This trip will always be close to my heart considering it was the first foreign country I visited and […]

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10 NEED-TO-KNOW’S BEFORE A TRIP TO NEW ZEALAND

I keep finding myself reminiscing back on my trip to New Zealand. Even though it was only a short two week trip I found myself bloody loving the place; it is so similar to Australia, yet so different. In these moments of reminiscence I think of certain aspects of the trip and NZ itself that […]

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#RacAndHolsDoNZ | Part 3 | Taupo, Rotorua, Waitomo and Auckland Memorabilia.

We’re here. Concluding #RacAndHolsDoNZ with part 3. Our last couple of days were coming to an end- Taupo, Rotorua, Waitomo and Auckland were our last places of call. Taupo is magnificent! I wish we had spent a whole day there. The accommodation was probably the best we’d had so far. Our main purpose for visiting […]

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#RacAndHolsDoNZ | Part 1 | Queenstown Adventures!

So, here I am. Lounging at my dining table with my laptop in front of me dressed in my silk pj’s. Life’s returned too normal. I’m working literally everyday, surviving on an average of 5 hours sleep per night. My 2 weeks getaway came to an end about a week and a half ago. New […]

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NZ in 4 days!?

  The time of the year that I have been waiting around for has finally arrived… well, nearly. The past 7 months feel like they’ve dragged whenever I thought of this time. In 5 days, well, 4 days now, Holly and I will probably be wondering around Queenstown airport clueless trying to find some sort […]

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