Travel Styles

Things to Do in Hamilton on a Budget Built along the mighty Waikato River, Hamilton is the largest city in the Waikato region. Although there are some great job opportunities in and around the city fo
Where to See Glowworms for Free in New Zealand New Zealand’s most interesting maggots are not only found in the caves with a price tag. These native creatures can be found all over New Zealand,
Explore the Waitomo Area on a Budget With caving, abseiling, black water rafting, climbing, glowworm boat tours, it’s pretty easy to spend your backpacker budget in the fascinating Waitomo Caves
Experience Akaroa on a Budget It’s true, Akaroa is a small town packed with activities: dolphin swimming, sailing cruises, wildlife tours and more! However, when you’re staying a while in
Enjoy Whanganui on a Budget Sometimes people forget that Whanganui is on the coast with the magnificent Whanganui River passing through it. Whanganui is a significant settlement in New Zealand’s
Enjoy Napier on a Budget You don’t have to break the bank to have an awesome time in the city of Napier. Napier is a city home to and surrounded by free natural attractions, walks, museums and t
Where to Get Cheap Food in Christchurch? We know the cheapest way to save money on food when you are on the road in New Zealand is to get to the supermarket and cook your own meals in your hostel. How
The Best Things to Do in Palmerston North on a Budget When it comes to travelling on a budget, there couldn’t be a better city than Palmerston North. With free parks, gardens, walkways, museums
Whakatane on a Budget On the Bay of Plenty coast overlooking New Zealand’s only active marine volcano, Whakatane is a stunning town to spend a while. The mix of long-stretching beaches, rugged c
Explore the Islands in New Zealand New Zealand is known for its two mainland islands, the North Island and the South Island. However, did you know there are hundreds of more islands off the coast of N
Explore Hastings on a Budget In the heart of the sunny Hawke’s Bay region of the North Island, Hastings is definitely one for the itinerary! While its neighbouring city, Napier, gets all the att
Enjoy Manawatu on a Budget Fancy a healthy mix of forests, farms and small Kiwi towns? Then Manawatu is your place! The North Island region has many features well worth exploring. Better yet, we can t
Free Things to Do in Gisborne You don’t have to blow a whole lot of cash to have a good time in Gisborne. The Eastland city has many attractions from it’s awesome beachfront to its rich cu
Things to Do in New Brighton on a Budget The seaside suburb in Christchurch is known for one thing: SURF! This is where all the surfers of the city come to get their fix after work or during their day
Where to Get Cheap Food in Auckland We know the best way to save money on food while backpacking in New Zealand is to cook in your hostel. But sometimes, either you just can’t be bothered or the