Travel Tips

Driving Tips You Should Know in New Zealand Hitting the road by buying or renting a car is a great way to travel around New Zealand to allow you to be flexible and get off the beaten track. (As well a
The Secrets to Saving Big on Car and Campervan Hire Travelling New Zealand by car or campervan gives you the ultimate freedom to go where you want, when you want, and allows you to truly tailor your t
A Quick Guide to Carpooling in New Zealand New Zealand is a country you will want to get around… A lot! There are epic activities and mind-blowing landscapes spread far and wide, so figuring out
How to Get Around Christchurch The cheap and easy way to get around Christchurch: take the bus. Although the large South Island city doesn’t have a very varied local transport system, you’
A Stray and Kiwi Experience Comparison “Two epic hop-on hop-off bus companies; one awesome country! Who will win the backpacker bus showdown?” Is not the direction we are taking with this
Guide to the Northern Gateway Toll Road Having to pay NZ$2.30 to save measly 9 minutes: “Ain’t nobody got time for that”. The Northern Gateway Toll Road is on State Highway 1, north
FlexiPass and TravelPass: Budget-friendly Travel Around New Zealand How are you going to make your merry way around New Zealand? As backpackers, we know that money can get pretty tight when travelling
Driving Rules in New Zealand Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for a New Zealand road trip! There may be a few differences between driving in New Zealand and how you drive at home. The biggest chang
Time for a New Zealand Road Trip! So many different landscapes, so many reasons for photograph stops, and so many highways to take! It’s hard to make a decision what would be the best road trip
What Makes a Car and Campervan Rental Company Better than Another? Picking a car or campervan rental company for your road trip in New Zealand is a pretty big deal! This will determine both your spare
Road Trip in New Zealand: Car or Campervan? The image is in your mind: driving along the open road among some of the world’s most stunning landscape and parking up for the night wherever the moo
How to Get Around Auckland Auckland is a transport hub in New Zealand both locally and internationally! Getting around is very easy by bus, train and ferry. Auckland’s bus services are by far th
What Campervan to Choose to Travel New Zealand Such variety in a small country makes New Zealand the perfect destination for a road trip! Complete freedom is the main reason many backpackers opt for u
New Zealand’s Railway Services Are you a bit of a train fiend like Sheldon Cooper from The Big Bang Theory? Aren’t we all. New Zealand is not the most connected country when it comes to ra
Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Flights in New Zealand Domestic flights are usually a cheap, quick and a convenient way to travel to New Zealand’s larger airports. Despite New Zealand