The Hot 8 Things To Do in Rotorua

The Hot 8 Things To Do in Rotorua

For someone that is perpetually cold, Rotorua was my heaven. I’m not talking about a tropical climate, but rather 360 degrees of geothermal activity. Still volcanically active, Rotorua [or Rotovegas as the locals like to call it] is literally bursting with geothermal wonders and activity. In fact, much of the North Island can be accessed via […]

Coromandel Peninsula: Narnia or New Zealand?

Coromandel Peninsula: Narnia or New Zealand?

I never want to leave Narnia, I mean, New Zealand. This country is insanely mind-blowing out of this world majestic to the point where it doesn’t even seem real. It’s no wonder so many movies have filmed here, including The Chronicles of Narnia. Narnia is a fantasyland, New Zealand seems like a fantasyland – it just makes […]

Hobbiton: My Unexpected Journey

Hobbiton: My Unexpected Journey

Time: 11:30am Date: May 22, 2015 Location: Hobbiton “Has anyone here never seen any of the movies or read the books?” – Grace, the tour guide Blonde girl in a bright blue rain coat is the only one raising her hand [cue everyone turn and stare] 3 Hours Earlier We woke up bright and early ready for our […]