New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part II

If you haven’t, here’s PART ONE Christchurch experienced a series of unfortunate earthquakes in 2011. Evidence is throughout the streets in broken walls, blocked off streets and cracks in houses. For tourists, this meant NO HOSTELS. For us, in November 2011, the search for the hostel was hopeless, although, I do recommend Jailhouse. Right near the city, … More New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part II

New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part IV : Milford and Queenstown

Te Anau and Milford Sound Are lovely, spectacular places. We worked/wwoofed in Te Anau at a backpackers hostel called Barnyard Backpackers, which we found through HELPX. We did about 2-3 hours work each morning and was given accommodation in return. Te Anau township doesn’t have too much going on for budget travellers. Everyone goes to Milford … More New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part IV : Milford and Queenstown

New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part III : The South of the South

If you haven’t, go back and read Part I and Part II. Honestly, the south of the South Island wasn’t my favourite. For us, there wasn’t a WHOLE BUNCH for us to do, but we were also there in Summer. From Oamaru we headed south along the coast to Moeraki Boulders, it’s amazing and I recommend it … More New Zealand : Guide to the Kiwi Road Trip Part III : The South of the South