Exploring Putangirua Pinnacles: LOTR film location

Lord of the Rings superfans, take a look at this... Recently we took a little drive out of Wellington to have a gander at the Putangirua Pinnacles, a product from mother nature herself which lent themselves wonderfully in LOTR: Return of the King. The pinnacles are within a small national park, I wouldn't describe the … Continue reading Exploring Putangirua Pinnacles: LOTR film location

Cathedral Cove & Hot Water Beach

The Coromandel Peninsula of North Island, New Zealand, is a stunning setting for a road trip. We drove silently along the coast line taking in all the beautiful surroundings as we headed towards Cathedral Cove. It was not far off sunset by the time we arrived so as we started our 45 minute walk to … Continue reading Cathedral Cove & Hot Water Beach

NZ Roadtrip: Mt Damper Falls & Waitanguru Falls

Finally! After being stuck in Wellington since early October, we've been given the chance to escape and explore north island over our Christmas/New year break from work. Our roadtrip started on Friday where we left Wellington and headed north to the town my boyfriend grew up in, Stratford, Taranaki, where we spent the night at … Continue reading NZ Roadtrip: Mt Damper Falls & Waitanguru Falls

Watch “Jumping Around Europe – GoPro3+ Black Edition” on YouTube

So, my boyfriend made a sweet little video of all his favourite swimming spots, dives and cliff jumps around Europe! If you love Gopro videos check it out, such a great way to document travel memories. Jumping Around Europe - GoPro3+ Black Edition: http://youtu.be/iDKCJU64iTE Music: Sub Focus - Let The Story Begin

Wild Swimming: Pont d’Arc & Cascade du Sautadet

As we left Barcelona we headed towards Southern France, searching for some natural beauty. We'd previously researched areas of interest before and during our trip, it's so beneficial having your own car to travel in if you want to escape from the typical tourist traps!Our first destination was Pont d'Arc, a large natural arch 5km … Continue reading Wild Swimming: Pont d’Arc & Cascade du Sautadet

Chasing Waterfalls

This has to be one of Spain's best kept secrets. Junta de Los Ríos has become one of our favourite destinations so far on our European trip. Its just so stunning with its; crystal clear waters, 5 waterfalls,p mountain views, wildlife, jumping points, tranquil atmosphere. There's nothing not to love. Situated approximately 5ks from the … Continue reading Chasing Waterfalls

Charlotte 0 / Paddle Board 1

I'm pathetic. I'm scared of paddle boarding.  I've  been wanting to go paddle boarding for so long now, I've always thought it looked tranquil, relaxing and stress-free and for most people I'm sure it is. We decided to rent one board, €20 for 4 hours, with my boyfriend steering and myself sat on the front. Maybe … Continue reading Charlotte 0 / Paddle Board 1