Christchurch, or Ōtautahi as it is known in Maori, is the largest city on the South Island of New Zealand. For many, it is their
Category: New Zealand
Stories and tips from three years living in the land of the long white cloud
How much does it really cost to travel the world and how can I afford to do it?
One of the perks of my job in New Zealand was the helicopter flights onto the two glaciers. On my first day in the job I was told that if I was extremely lucky, I may be able to spend a night at one of the huts on the glacier. After spending nearly 18 months there I finally got the chance to spend a night in Chancellor Hut on Fox Glacier. Here’s what happened.
To be honest, when I started thinking about a blog, I never thought that I would write one on haircuts. It’s such a mundane activity that you do all the time at home. But unless you travel for a long time (often REALLY long in the case of some people!) you are unlikely to experience this mundane task abroad.
I love going to places where others don’t go. I don’t want to see the tourist crowds or check off what every other guide book