We have just started a new year, and with it come so many exciting things. But it also is the time everyone reflects on the previous year and make resolutions right? Well in looking back at 2017, by far for us it was the craziest year with so many changes, changes we are so thankful … Continue reading It’s now 2018! Our moment of reflection on 6 months living in our car…
The hiring of a car anywhere can be a daunting thing. There is so much research involved, comparing prices and deals, making it such a big job in itself. For us at least that was our initial understanding and experience… Well in our case we were maybe very fortunate in that regards, because before we … Continue reading Our car hire experience in New Zealand with Spaceships!
Unfortunately all amazing things come to an end, and in our case and this blog posts, our trip with Alex’s brother Bob and girlfriend Leonne was at its last today (cue tears). Yesterday we had celebrated Bob’s birthday with a surprise drive across the south island of New Zealand to Christchurch, where we had an … Continue reading Goodbye NZ travel buddies, it was a blast!
Whether or not you have guessed it already I will fill you in on what this blog is all about. And yes as the title states this is only Part 1 of this story. It’s a damn long one people, so get a shot, you’ll need it to get through this post and Part 2 … Continue reading Let’s all jump off a ledge we said…How we survived Queenstown’s playground: Part 1
Ok so I have to provide a little explanation before I dive into this blog. This story begins on the 25th November 2017 and yes we are skipping ahead quite a few weeks in regards to our blog posting timeline, but well we want to share this story asap more than anything and plus my … Continue reading Wine, Wine, 50th Birthday Celebrations, Wine, Wine, Engagement…Wait What?!
As the title suggests, now with a plan, we were ready to conquer the south island! We left our lovely eco campsite in Little River and made our way out of the peninsula that it sat in, back to Christchurch. We brought some more food, because really the day before when we had all met … Continue reading Now with a plan, lets tour the South Island of #New Zealand!
Today was the day! The day where we would go from Alex and I to Bob, Leonne, Alex and I! Wooohoo! Alex’s brother and his girlfriend were also in New Zealand, conveniently the same time as us, or us conveniently at the same time as them... And because of that amazing chance we teamed up. … Continue reading When the duo become the Fantastic Four!
Our journey in New Zealand and Christchurch began in the very early hours of November 1st. We landed at midnight technically on Halloween and were buzzing from a quick and relaxing flight. We must have been in the last wave of flights arriving that night, because when we got to security, passengers from at least … Continue reading Our first time in Christchurch, what did we do?
Disclaimer: This blog is in fact 3 weeks old, and as it posts we will in fact be on a plane home to Australia. But whats a little delay in telling a story right?! Good old Melbourne City! Before driving straight to Melbourne from the Garden of Eden (Check out our previous post: The ‘Garden … Continue reading #Adventures from Melbourne to New Zealand
Would you believe that on the New South Wales coast, in the south and more specifically near the Victorian border, is a town called Eden? Now ok that isn’t really a crazy thing to get worked up over, but when Alex and I drove into town and saw one of the main caravan parks names, … Continue reading The ‘Garden of Eden’ does exist!