Category Archives: New Zealand

Queenstown To Milford Sound: Best Ways To Travel 2024

A serene view of Lake Wakatipu, with calm waters reflecting the overcast sky and snow-capped mountains in the background. The winding road along the lake hints at the journey from Queenstown to Milford Sound.

Let me tell you all about how exactly to travel from Queenstown To Milford Sound. I will go over your transport options such as driving, taking a bus or a flight, and let you know what to expect, travel times, how to book, and more! Now if you are traveling in the South Island of […]

Eglinton Valley: ULTIMATE Guide For Visiting (2024)

tasha amy dressed in a green poncho and white sneakers walks across a vast, grassy plain under a cloudy sky, with misty mountains in the background. This serene scene is set in Eglinton Valley, New Zealand.

If you are traveling towards Milford Sound one stop you need to make is at the impressive Eglinton Valley in Fiordland National Park. Let me tell you why you should visit, where to find it, how to get there, what to see, and more! As a Kiwi, who is embarrassingly versed in New Zealand film […]

Milford Sound In Winter: Is It Still Worth The Hype?

A person with their back to the camera stands on the edge of a body of water, wearing a mustard-yellow beanie and a dark grey parka with a fur-lined hood. The overcast sky and mist shroud the towering mountains in the background, creating a serene and contemplative atmosphere typical of winter in Milford Sound.

If you are exploring New Zealand in the colder months you may find yourself in Milford Sound in winter. So, let me tell you everything you need to know about traveling this way in June, July, August, and even September! Milford Sound is no doubt one of the best things to do in New Zealand. […]

Waihora Lagoon Walk: BEST Short Hike In Taupo (2024)

taking in the beautiful views on the waihora lagoon walk from taupo

If you are in Taupo I highly recommend doing the Waihora Lagoon Walk during your visit. It may take a bit of effort to reach, but this is the perfect way to experience the incredible forest. In this guide, I will let you know why it’s worth visiting, how to get there, what you can […]

Day Tour To White Island, New Zealand’s Most Active Volcano

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Exploring White Island, New Zealand’s Most Active Volcano When you have lived and worked in the same town for so many years sometimes you can feel like a break. Though, finances can be tight and lets be honest you have likely explored most the accessible locations around you. This was the exact predicament I was […]