Climbing Mount Taranaki

I wanted to post about my recent hike up Mount Taranaki, my first mountain climb! My boyfriend grew up in Taranaki (situated in North Island, New Zealand) and has climbed the mountain once before a few years ago and since meeting him I've always been wanting to return to his hometown and climb the mountain … Continue reading Climbing Mount Taranaki

Arthur’s Pass: Devil’s Punchball

I'm currently roadtrippin' South Island of New Zealand and I've been blow away with how majestic and beautiful the landscape is. I can't wait to write all about it when I have more time. For now, however, is a photo we took yesterday at Arthur's Pass. In the background is the impressive waterfall, Devil's Punchbowl. … Continue reading Arthur’s Pass: Devil’s Punchball

Huka Falls

Wow! I've heard a lot about Huka Falls since I have been in New Zealand and this past week I had the chance to see them. Situated in Taupo on the Waikato River, the falls have to be one of the most beautiful I have seen in terms of colour and most impressive in power. … Continue reading Huka Falls

My First Week in Wellington

I've arrived! I'm on the other side of the world; far from home, family and friends. The adventure started Sunday morning (October 5th) we woke early to make our way to the bus station; my parents, sister, her partner and baby all came down to wave myself and my boyfriend off. Saying goodbye never gets … Continue reading My First Week in Wellington

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 Rรญos 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

ร‰tretat to Paris Roadtrip

Bonjour! The first weekend of our 2 month European summer roadtrip has been fantastic, we've seen and done so much already. Ferry crossing After arriving in Le Havre we drove to the beautiful coastal town of ร‰tretat, famous for it's natural arch. For this trip we plan to spend the majority of the time camping … Continue reading ร‰tretat to Paris Roadtrip

To Gopro or not to Gopro

We've been debating for the past few weeks whether to invest in a Gopro. After weighing up the pros & cons we decided there were none of the latter and totally bought a Gopro for our upcoming trip! So excited to start filming some amazing footage around Europe. Wild swim here we come! 1 week … Continue reading To Gopro or not to Gopro