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south island

  • Top 12 Favorite South Island Activities

    The South Island of New Zealand was recently hit hard with an earthquake. Our hearts ache for the communities which were affected. We have seen pictures and reports coming from some of our…

  • Hooker Valley: Worth all the Hype!

    Long before this trip was a reality, I would spend hours reading travel blogs and following the Instagram accounts of people who were in the places I dreamt of visiting. It…

  • The Prettiest Drive in New Zealand

    We just finished driving more than 5,000 kilometers across New Zealand and without a doubt the prettiest stretch of road was the 65 kilometers which ran from Twizel to the White Horse Hill…

  • Hokitika Gorge: A Hidden South Island Gem

    Apparently all it takes to stun us is a simple recipe of rock flower, melted glacier ice, and river water. Those ingredients are what creates the incredible milky turquoise blue water…

  • Meet Lucy, Our Jucy Camper Van

    We’ve spent the last 20 days in a bright green and purple camper van driving across New Zealand. We were a bit nervous for our transition from city to camper van…