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Auckland budget travel guide

Posted in New Zealand, Travel, Travel Guides
on May 6, 2018
Auckland budget travel guide. Where to stay, eat, shop and what to do on a budget in Auckland, New Zealand

You may have seen my recent post reflecting on the first few months of travelling New Zealand. I thought I’d go into more depth and create a few travel guides for places we’ve visited.

Auckland seemed a good place to start, as we spent two weeks there before heading off on a South Island road trip. I’m currently staying in Auckland again, so there’ll be lots more to come from this crazy place!

 

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South Island New Zealand one week road trip

Posted in New Zealand, Travel, Travel Guides
on March 26, 2018
New Zealand South Island road trip. 1 week 5 destinations. Includes whale watching in Kaikoura and the most stunning scenery in the country. #Travel #roadtrip #NewZealand #SouthIsland

We’ve been in the North Island for most of our trip so far. Since both of us are pansies, we wanted to avoid the South Island for most of the winter because the weather is generally much harsher there.

According to New Zealanders we’ve chatted to, the North Island rarely gets snow, even in winter, but pretty much the entirety of the South Island is covered. Super pretty to see, not so practical for living in or getting about.

And, yeah, if I wanted snow, I can get that at home.

 

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