Magical Milford Sound

Nestled in the west coast of South Island, New Zealand, Milford Sound is undeniably one of the most beautiful locations within the country. We had eagerly been awaiting our visit to the fiords ever since we had begun planning our road trip and heard so many wonderful accounts of the area. While mapping out our …

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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 …

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My Top 5 Favourite European Cities

Europe! So many beautiful countries, so many beautiful cities. I was lucky enough to do two trips around Europe this past year, the first being in winter (Dec 13' - Feb 14') and the second one taking place in summer. ( July 14'- Sept 14') We visited a total of 11 countries overall and explored …

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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 …

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Budgie needs some TLC

Budgie, our usually reliable Peugeot 205, who is currently on his second European road trip with us has had to go the garage. Lately, we heard some worrying squeaking sounds coming from the brakes along with red lights flashing up on the dashboard. It was as we were driving into Barcelona when smoke started coming …

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