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Month: November 2016

New Zealand: The ideal itinerary and what not to miss!

New Zealand: The ideal itinerary and what not to miss!

If you’re wondering how long you should spend in New Zealand purely to travel, I believe six weeks is a decent amount of time to see it relatively thoroughly, seven if you want to cover the ‘deep south’ and around eight weeks if you have the time and want to see and do everything you possibly can at a relatively leisurely pace. Many travelers decide to travel New Zealand for around a month which is possible if being done camper-van/self-drive…

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Kiwi Experience review – yay or nay?

Kiwi Experience review – yay or nay?

At the time of booking my trip, after a heap of research I decided as a 26 year old solo female traveler, the best option for me to travel around New Zealand was by using the Kiwi Experience travel network. The Kiwi Experience advertises itself as being a hop-on-hop on bus, guarantees your first night’s accommodation at each stop (but only your first night mind) and whilst travelling with kiwi, the bus driver is also your savvy guide and a…

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Top 10 tips for travelling New Zealand

Top 10 tips for travelling New Zealand

Kia Ora!  (That’s Hello in Kiwi Language 🙂 ) Below are some top tips and advise for anyone planning to or heading off to New Zealand which I learnt during my 6 weeks exploring this amazing country. My top Tips for travelling New Zealand: Pre-Book accommodation during the summer months (November – March). I cannot emphasise this enough. If visiting over the summer period it is essential you pre-book your accommodation! This includes if you are on the kiwi experience…

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Adelaide

Adelaide

My whole reason for venturing to the land down under in the first place was to attend a good friend’s wedding. Mel and I met when she lived in London for a year once upon a time and we kept in contact since. I was honoured to be invited to her wedding – it wasn’t a case of deciding yes or no – it was a case of how fast could I book the trip! Her wedding was in the…

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