New Zealand

Update: The Govett-Brewster Art Gallery now has an admission fee. The grand finale to our art crawl of New Plymouth ends with the unmissable Govett-Brewster Art Gallery. By unmissable, we mean that y
New Plymouth is really embracing the “four seasons” thing. There’s a saying that New Zealand’s weather is like “four seasons in a day”. While not that extreme, we were hammered with wi
We are entering big wave territory, so big that they named the highway going along the coast of Taranaki Surf Highway 45. But we aren’t road tripping down the highway for surf… No… T
Update: Following an earthquake, Elephant Rock is no longer, well, looking like an elephant. There’s a wild side to the Taranaki coastline – one that involves three sisters. If that doesn&
All good days in New Zealand start and continue with coffee It’s the end of an era in New Plymouth, celebrated at the Ducks and Drakes Backpackers with barista-style coffee. We are saying goodby