• New Zealand

    Queenstown & Milford Sound

    The last stop on my South Island trip happened to also be my first time in the adventure capital of Queenstown. I drove from Wanaka to Queenstown taking the Crown Range Road route, via Cardrona, Arrowtown, and Lake Hayes. Crown Range Road is probably one of the most spectacular roads I’ve driven on, however it’s definitely not for the faint-hearted or anyone who’s a bit of a nervous ...

  • New Zealand

    Wanaka & Haast Pass

    When I was planning my little South Island trip, I knew I had to include a couple of nights in Wanaka. Everyone I’d talked to about my plans mentioned that they had loved their stay in this sleepy lakeside town…

  • New Zealand

    Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park

    Going forward, if anyone asks me what places in New Zealand I would consider a “must-visit”, I think Aoraki/Mount Cook is going to be at the top of my list. I’m incredibly blessed to have been born in this crazy…

  • New Zealand

    Dunedin & The Otago Peninsula

    Last month, I set off on a little road trip around the South Island of my home country. Despite living here all of my life, I’d only visited the South Island twice, back when I was a kid. I had…

  • Recommendations

    What I’ve Been Reading

    Lately I’ve been reading a lot more than usual. I currently commute to and from work on a ferry, which gives me about an hour of time for reading each day! Thankfully, I’ve never really suffered from motion sickness. As…