Travel Tips

New Zealand’s Weird and Wonderful Wildlife New Zealand was an island free of land mammals before us pesky humans arrived. In turn, this means a few unusual species of animals and birds evolved t
Everything You Need to Know About Backpacking in New Zealand New Zealand does things big: big landscapes, big activities, big hearts from the friendly locals, and generally big stuff. Backpacking in N
Everyone’s Got to Eat. When travelling in New Zealand, it’s cheaper to cook food in your hostel or flat than to indulge in eating in restaurants or takeaways. In order to take the drastic
Small Country: Big Stars! With only 4 million people in New Zealand, it is pretty hard to secure a place in the celebrity magazines. And it’s not like the40 million sheep are going to help! Neve
Tips and Tricks for Travelling in New Zealand We like anything to make our lives easier, right? Same goes for backpacking. Being a badass globe-trotter isn’t easy so with that in mind we have pu
Which Movies Were Filmed in New Zealand? It wasn’t just The Lord of the Rings that was filmed in New Zealand, you know. There is actually a lot of movies shot in New Zealand making NZ an awesome
Don’t Settle for a Good Walk. Go on a Great Walk! It’s difficult to imagine how so many different landscapes can be in one country. In the North Island, there are volcanoes, native rainfor
New Zealand Loves Beer The country is a beer-making nation with around 150 commercial breweries, microbreweries and brewpubs. Beer accounts for around 60% of alcohol for sale. The beers you will see t