Moeraki Boulders!

If you're planning a trip from Christchurch to Dunedin in the South Island of New Zealand, then I recommend stopping to visit the Moeraki Boulders, along Koekohe beach between Moeraki and Hampden. The Moeraki Boulders are curiously large shaped boulders lying along a stretch of Kowkohe beach. They are stunning and incredibly picture worthy. Take a camera …

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Just a Wee Little Baker, on a Working Holiday Visa!

Yes, you did read my title correctly. I did use a kiwi slang word 'wee'. We've been living in Christchurch for nine weeks now and I've been working for just under six weeks at a wee little café called Ristretto and I love it. I work with a small team of ladies, three kiwis, an American woman on a working …

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Cloud Gate- Also Referred to as ‘The Bean’

Location: Millennium Park, Chicago, Illinois, United States. Yes, a stainless steel sculpture in Chicago called Cloud Gate, is also referred to as ‘The Bean’. The beautiful sculpture is very similar to the features of a giant, shiny bean. I love it. The bean is located in Millennium Park, a beautiful area of Chicago. We visited …

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Split Apple Rock- Sounds pretty awesome, don’t you think?

Location: Abel Tasman National Park, Kaiteriteri, South Island, New Zealand.  Split Apple Rock has been on my bucket list since I arrived in New Zealand, back in September. The geological rock formation is found in the Tasman Bay Sea, in the northern coast of New Zealand's South Island. Shaped like an apple, which has been cut in …

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North Island to South Island- Exploring New Zealand

Location: Wellington, Capital of New Zealand. Travelling: Interislander Ferry over to Picton, South Island.  After five months in New Zealand, arriving in Auckland on the 21st September 2016 our time travelling, exploring and working round the North Island has come to an end. Dave and I have loved the time we’ve spent adventuring round the …

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Wellington- The Coolest Little Capital in the World

Location: Wellington, North Island, New Zealand. I love Windy Wellington. It's quirky, beautiful & creative. Surrounded by hills & mountains. Full of restaurants, coffee shops & craft beers. Inspired by Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies. Enlightened by Weta Workshop, independent Cinemas, production studios & film statues. Beautiful waterfront promenade, original red …

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Highlights of the Coromandel Peninsula

Location: Coromandel Peninsula, North Island of New Zealand. Where I stayed: Pauanui, East Coast of the Coromandel. I have just had the best two weeks holiday with my family who came to visit Dave and I in New Zealand. My mum Paula, sister Faye and Nan Jan came to visit us for two weeks and it …

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