7 Must Do’s in the Coolest Little Capital – Wellington, New Zealand

7 Must Do’s in the Coolest Little Capital – Wellington, New Zealand

Having lived in Wellington for over a year now, I thought is was about time I put together my list of the top things to do in the Coolest Little Capital. Here are my recommendations on “Must Do’s” in Wellington, New Zealand. 1.  Take the cable car up to the botanical gardens, bring a picnic, walk the trails and check […]

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February 5, 2014 at 9:38 pm

Exploring Abel Tasman National Park in New Zealand

Exploring Abel Tasman National Park in New Zealand

Renowned for it’s golden sand beaches, crystal blue waters, lush vegetation and being a hikers paradise, this national park has a little something for everyone. Being only accessible by boat or on foot keeps New Zealand’s smallest national park in its pristine condition. With numerous ways to explore and relax in and around the national park, pick your vice and […]

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February 2, 2014 at 10:10 am

World’s Top Parties

World’s Top Parties

Carnival – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil If you’ve never heard of Carnival then you must be living under a rock because this is the party of all parties. Renowned around the world for the beautiful bodies, beaches and music.  This 5 day event is held annually in the days leading up to Ash Wednesday.  Most people think of the elaborate floats, head […]

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January 28, 2014 at 9:31 am

Catch The Crabs at Ellenborough Market Café

Catch The Crabs at Ellenborough Market Café

Ellenborough Market Café’s hugely popular crab buffet “Catch the Crabs” is back with all the traditional favourites as well as some spectacular new flavours. The crab line up this year includes favourites Singapore Chilli Crab, Black Pepper Crab, White Pepper Crab and Nonya Curry Crab. Also choose from an array of seafood on ice including Snow Crab Claw, Spanner Crab, Blue Swimmer Crab, and […]

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October 12, 2013 at 2:11 pm

Climbing Mount Rinjani in Lombok Indonesia – Photo Essay

Climbing Mount Rinjani in Lombok Indonesia – Photo Essay

The island of Lombok is quickly becoming a popular alternative to Bali for holiday makers looking for a slower pace during their vacation. With beauty below the water or 6,000 feet above sea level, there is something for every adventure seeker. If you have 2 days, 1 night, lots of energy and enthusiasm to spare, the hike up Mount Rinjani […]

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May 25, 2013 at 2:59 pm

Snow and Ice Pics – Climbing Mt Villarica in Pucon Chile

The climb up

Travel will change you. It will open your eyes to new people, new cultures and new experiences. It will test your patience, your stomach strength and your ability to cope when you are out of your element. Travel will change you, thankfully for the best. Climbing Mt Villarica in Pucon Chile is one of my greatest travel memories. Mostly for […]

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March 27, 2013 at 5:59 pm

Fresh Water Snorkeling in Bonito, Brazil

Fresh Water Snorkeling in Bonito, Brazil

After a brief flight from Rio to Campo Grande, a one-night sleep over, and then a few hour car journey, we landed ourselves in beautiful Bonito! We made our way to Bonito with two agendas on our mind, one was to snorkel in some of the world’s clearest waters and the other was to break up our long journey from Rio to Bolivia. Although […]

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January 2, 2013 at 9:13 am

Ohtel-Unique Boutique for Business and Pleasure

Ohtel-Unique Boutique for Business and Pleasure

The Ohtel Hotel This quaint boutique hotel is perfect for those travelers looking for something personal and unique. Designed, owned and run by architect and born Wellingtonion Alan Blundell, he’ll be sure to point you in the right direction for all the best food, activities and nightlife.  A great choice for business travellers looking for somewhere to relax, unwind and […]

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December 9, 2012 at 9:04 am