New Zealand

The rich and varied landscapes, wines that amaze, the charming people and the pristine outdoors made New Zealand one of our favorite places in the world to visit!

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.”
~ Ernest Hemingway

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Exploring the Marlborough Wine Trail in New Zealand
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Wellington Botanic Garden – Photo Essay
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10 Facts About Dairy You Probably Didn’t Know!
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Why We Love… Rotorua, New Zealand
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Why We Love… Dunedin, New Zealand
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Downtown Backpackers Wellington – Wellington, New Zealand
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Speights Brewery – Dunedin, NZ

Exploring the Marlborough Wine Trail in New Zealand

The Marlborough Region of New Zealand’s South Island is now considered to be one of the finest wine-growing areas in the world. From boutique wineries with local specialties to international exports to over 70 countries, this region’s soil types, abundant sunshine, long autumns and crisp, cool winters provide the perfect […]

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Wellington Botanic Garden – Photo Essay

Lovers of spacious, hillside botanic gardens, or just lovers of a beautiful park-like setting overlooking the city of Wellington, will enjoy a day spent at the Wellington Botanic Gardens and the Lady Norwood Rose Garden. A delight for gardeners of all ages, the Wellington Botanic Gardens showcase a huge range […]

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10 Facts About Dairy You Probably Didn’t Know!

Last year in New Zealand, we had the opportunity to help out on a dairy farm. A real, honest-to-goodness dairy farm. We found the placement through HelpX and thought “how fun! let’s work on a dairy farm!” It was the hardest work we have EVER done! Dairy farmers have our […]

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Why We Love… Rotorua, New Zealand

Rotorua, New Zealand Rotorua is located on the North Island of New Zealand.  Known as an adventure capital of the world, you can find any activity to suit your interest.  From a relaxing day at the spa to Zorbing down a hill, you can do it all.  Easily accessible by […]

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Why We Love… Dunedin, New Zealand

  Dunedin, New Zealand     Located in the Southeast corner of the South Island in New Zealand, Dunedin is a charming town with lots of sightseeing options.  It is the second largest city in the South Island and offers a visitor historical, natural, and educational activities for the whole […]

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Downtown Backpackers Wellington – Wellington, New Zealand

Conveniently located across the street from both the train station and the BlueBridge ferry,  and just a short distance to the Interislander Ferry, the Wellington Downtown backpackers is a great, central location whether you are setting off to explore the South Island or just exploring the Wellington area. Photo Courtesy […]

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Speights Brewery – Dunedin, NZ

Who could turn down a tour of vintage beer-making facilities AND all-you-can-drink beer samples? Not us! No stop in Dunedin is complete without a visit to the Speights Brewery Tour. Since 1876, this same location on Rattray Street in downtown Dunedin has been producing the likes of Distinction Ale, Triple […]

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