Wanaka: Wanahike? Wanaeat? Wanavisit?

Wanaka: Wanahike? Wanaeat? Wanavisit?

Wanaka has got to be one of the most picturesque towns in New Zealand. It sits on the edge of Lake Wanaka, while mountains are set pristinely in the backdrop. All of the surrounding hikes take you to the best seats [aka views] in town, and the best part is that it’s lesser known than its sister city […]

A Guide to Arthur’s Pass

A Guide to Arthur’s Pass

Getting there Arthur’s Pass. The Great Alpine Highway. State Highway 73. Scenic Route. Whatever you want to call it, there’s only one road in and out of Arthur’s Pass National Park. It’s a mountain pass that takes you from the Christchurch area in the Canterbury Region to the West Coast on the South Island through […]

Kaikoura: Of Waterfalls & Sea Life

Kaikoura: Of Waterfalls & Sea Life

Kaikoura is one of those places that makes you ask yourself, “Is this real life?” According to Urban Dictonary, “Is this real life?” is: N. A term used when something really good happened and one is extremely happy. Substitute for OMG, Seriously?, or Are you kidding me? While it might be extremely “basic”, I think it applies. […]

Liebster Award Nomination

Liebster Award Nomination

Full disclosure: I had never heard of the Liebster Award until I got nominated, but I couldn’t be more excited! Thank you to Alex from Alex and Wanderlust for the nomination and also to Elisabeth from Sidetracked who nominated me, as well! Be sure to check out their adventures and awesome Instagram feeds, too! [alexandwanderlust // sidetrackedblog] […]