Is Wellington Worth Visiting? Yes and here’s why

I’m writing this post as I’ve met lots of people travelling around NZ who said they weren’t sure if Wellington is worth visiting. Without a solid answer they went straight to/from the ferry terminal, bypassing Wellington and carrying on their...

6 DIY Day Trips From Wellington

This post will cover five great day trips from Wellington. I’ve made sure these are practical day trips to. Sure you can drive to Whanganui and back in a day, but it’s not going to be the most enjoyable day sitting in the car for so long. Why make a day...

On Nichols Falls In Dunedin & How To Get There

“Glowworms and waterfall! That’s exciting.” That’s was what I said having seen the pin on Maps.me app. At the time I was walking around the Otago Peninsula with Nina. With a little bit more research, we decided to make a quick visit to Nichols...

Visiting Matiu Somes Island: The Former Leper Colony

Are you considering a trip to Somes Island while you’re exploring Wellington? If you go, you’re in a cool little experience that won’t take up more than half your day. Somes Island is located in the middle of Wellington Harbour and is most known as...

On 20+ Things To Do in Wellington

Having grown up less than one hour away from Wellington in Waikanae and studying in the city for four years it’s about time I put together a post of things to do in Wellington, New Zealand. If you’re undecided about visiting Wellington, do it. It’s a...