This is a bit of a random way to start this entry… But steak in a camper! Very impressed with the head chef 😀 Yesterday we zoomed into Wellington for a brief visit, instantly fell in love with the Capital, in particular the harbour. Loads of cool restaurants and bars and pieces of art dotted… Read More To the South Island! (Via Wellington)
Yesterday we headed from Tauranga over the bridge to the beautiful Mount Mauganui, my friend Helen (and fellow Welshie in NZ!) lives there with her boyfriend Shane, they gave us a locals perspective of this unique little place 🙂 … Read More Mount Mauganui
We went to two geothermal sites yesterday, both were pretty spectacular and very different! The first was… Here we saw the Lady Knox Geyser, this is manually set off every day for visitors to see, it was quite impressive! The other highlight of this site was the Champagne pool, amazing colours, it felt like being… Read More Rotorua – Geothermal adventure!
Yesterday we rolled into Matamata and went for a walk around Hobbiton! What a place, love at first sight 🙂 It was busy and crowded, but looking past that, it was just stunningly beautiful and quaint 🙂 I took far too many photos so I will try and keep it brief (there is literally a… Read More First Middle Earth experience
Saw Foo Fighters last night in Mt Smart Stadium, they were AMAZING! They performed for over 3 hours with a fantastic combination of old and new songs and even a few covers (my favourite being Under Pressure). What a band and what a great crowd to enjoy it with! Sorry the pictures are a bit… Read More Foo Fighters and farewell Auckland
After getting slightly lost (ehem, not my fault ) came across a Kauri tree museum. So interesting and couldn’t resist buying some souvenirs 🙂 (FYI mine is the coaster… not the necklace 😛 ) After a one night stop over in Sheep World (yep, that is actually a place, with some glorious pink sheep…) we… Read More Kauri trees and back to Auckland
First time blogger, so may take a bit of getting used to! Currently back in Auckland ready for the Foo Fighters gig in Mt Smart Stadium tonight! Already done a week around Northland, what a beautiful country this is 🙂 I will cover that adventure in more detail another day, but for now here are… Read More New to blogging!