10 Of The Best New Zealand Souvenirs To Take Home

Are you looking for souvenir inspiration to bring back from New Zealand? You’re in the right place. You’ll find that most posts about New Zealand souvenirs have the same ideas. I’ve got these but I have tried to include a few different ideas you...

10+ Things To (and not to) Do In The Catlins + Useful Tips

The time has come. The Catlins have emerged from obscurity and the region is now on the tourist radar. Honestly, I’d never ever heard of the Catlins growing up. Tucked away in the Southeast corner of the country. With a sparse population, farming and forestry...

Walking Through Cave Stream Scenic Reserve In Castle Hill

Castle Hill’s Cave Stream Scenic Reserve has been the location of two casualties (source). Thankfully I wasn’t aware of these two incidents before taking on the cave at the end of an epic day trip to Castle Hill with Nina and Garrett. This post will tell...

Is Milford Sound Worth It? 35 People Give Their Two Cents

As one of the most popular tourist attractions in New Zealand, the Milford Sound gets over half a million visitors a year (source). But, is Milford Sound worth it? Or is it just sheep leading the sheep? Do the sheep come away with expectations satisfied and once in a...

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...