A Perfect 24 Hours in Auckland

Greetings Internet Stranger and welcome to 24 hours in Auckland. Auckland, New Zealand doesn’t always get as much attention as its neighboring cities in Oceania, like Sydney and Melbourne. Also, it has to suffer the indignity of foreigners thinking it’s...

A Perfect One Day in Auckland Itinerary

Greetings Internet Stranger and welcome to a one day in Auckland itinerary. New Zealand has long been a popular tourist attraction for its stunning nature. Where else can you find islands, beaches, volcanoes, glaciers, and endless fields of woolly sheep all in one...

Best Things to do in Paihia: A Perfect 24 Hours

Greetings Internet Stranger and welcome to the best things to do in Paihia! I think I’ve made it clear on this blog just how much I loved my time in New Zealand. The whole country was gorgeous, from the South Island to the North. But perhaps my favorite time in...

A Perfect One Day in Rotorua Itinerary

Greetings Internet Stranger and welcome to a one day in Rotorua itinerary! As you can tell from my most recent series of blog posts, I spent a fair amount of time in New Zealand. I visited a wide variety of locations as well, from the South Island to the North Island....

A Perfect 24 Hours: Taupo to Waitomo Trip

Greetings Internet Stranger and welcome to this Taupo to Waitomo trip. As I think I’ve established many times in my posts on New Zealand, before I journeyed there, I was sadly unfamiliar in many ways with the Land That Is NOT The Land Down Under. But one thing I...

A Perfect 24 Hours: Tongariro National Park Walks

Greetings Internet Stranger and welcome to the Tongariro National Park Walks. New Zealand is a land of many names. In the Maori language, its name is Aoteoroa, which translates to the Land of the Long White Cloud. Some people call it Middle Earth or Hobbiton because...