After a solid but not long enough sleep, L and I woke at 5:30am to be picked up for our Santa Cruz trek. Still tired from the day before I stayed awake long enough to put my bags in the … Continue reading Trekking the Santa Cruz Trail
I won’t lie – today we all woke up with a ripper hangover. Thank you very much Nelson and your delicious wine. After a shaky and slow start we left Mimi in the New World car park for a little … Continue reading Day 10 – Coffee, Op-shops and the World of Wearable Art Museum.
For a day that we had made absolutely no plans for, it turned out to be one of our busiest and jam-packed days! After saying our goodbyes to Pancake Rocks with one final selfie, we jumped back in Mimi and … Continue reading Day 9 continued – Seals, New Zealand’s longest swing bridge and camping at a supermarket.
Sometimes when travelling, you build up a high expectation of a place and when you finally arrive your past illusion is shattered by reality and you leave feeling a little let down. We were en route to Lake Tekapo where the … Continue reading Day 7 – Tekapo, not quite what we expected.
The arrival into Wanaka is nothing short of beautiful. The snow capped mountains surround the sapphire coloured lake and the tree lined streets are full of delicious cafes and funky shops. It was getting to the point in our trip … Continue reading Day 6 – Burgers and the Beauty of Wanaka
I don’t think I went into enough detail about our night at Lake Hayes. It was so much lovelier than the small paragraph I gave it in the previous post so I’ll try again – lets just rewind back to … Continue reading Day 5 – Free Camping At The Prettiest Spot In NZ and A Morning In Arrowtown
Waking up with a teeny tiny headache (ha!) K and I decided to work off yesterdays gluttonous efforts by making the trek up to the Skyline Gondola. Most normal people just ride the gondola up to the top and enjoy … Continue reading Day 4 – Hiking, Helicopters and Whole Lotta Snow.
With our first travel day done and dusted, we were feeling ready to take on the world. Coffee in hand and Mimi the van packed up tight, we left Te Anu and headed south towards Milford Sound. The drive to … Continue reading Day 2 – Snow, Milford Sound and an adventure for fuel.
Oh heyyy! Remember me? No offence taken if you don’t, I have been the slackest of the slack keeping up with my blogging. Though in my defence, I have had no exciting stamps on my passport or stories to tell … Continue reading Roadtripping Around New Zealand – Day 1
New Years break at our second property in northern New South Wales.. J.x Continue reading Glamping at Glen.