Hurricanes V’s Crusaders!

I've never really shared an interest to sit down and watch a sports game or go to a jam packed arena, to be a dot in the crowd. Other than Wimbledon and the Olympic Games, that's really as far as it goes. But spending nine months in New Zealand, I had to test the waters …

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Three Incredible Moments

These are three moments I will never forget!  1- Midpoint of Route 66 Exactly 1139 miles from Chicago, Illinois and 1139 miles to Los Angeles, California we made it to the midpoint of the popular Route 66 in the United States. For us, this was an incredible achievement. We were very lucky as we travelled …

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Empire State Building v Rockefeller Center (re)

You're in New York City, you'll probably only visit one of the two towers to see a 360- degree city view of Manhattan. But which building do you choose? The Empire State or Rockefeller Center? Here are my thoughts, as I've visited both. Price Rockefeller Center- $34 for adults, $28 for children. The Empire State- Top …

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Day trip to Milford Sound & Fiordland National Park. 

Day trip to Milford Sound and Fiordland National Park with JUCY Coach & Cruise, from Queenstown. South-West corner of New Zealand! Milford Sound is also recognised as the eighth wonder of the world, it is absolutely breath taking. I would highly recommend a trip to these parts of New Zealand. There are plenty of tour …

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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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Best Features & Highlights of Chicago City!

Chicago City is one of my favourite places in the US States- it's a beautiful area. Here are my top recommendations when you visit the Windy city. Navy Pier- I recommend visiting Giordano's restaurant, to try a famous Chicago stuffed deep dish pizza. You can't leave Chicago without tackling a deep dish! Chicago's Corn Towers- …

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North in a Nutshell- New Zealand

After spending five months in the North Island of New Zealand, here are my top tips and recommendations. Feel free to ask any further questions, I will be happy to help 🙂 Highlights Hobbiton- (MataMata, Waikato). Home to Middle-Earth and home of the Hobbits. Book a tour and feel nostalgic as you walk round a …

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