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Our New Zealand Trip and Dolphin Watching In Akaroa

During our New Zealand Trip, the weather had been unsteady during the week, but when I woke up that morning the weather was incredible, blue skies and sunny – ‘Let’s go NOW!’ I said as I eagerly shook Nathan to wake up – we were off to Akaroa. 20 minutes later the bus tickets were booked […]

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Exploring The New Zealand Night Sky

We spent just over 60 hours in total on buses for 3 months in New Zealand. Spending so many hours on buses probably sounds horrific to you, but thanks to the bus drivers it was honestly enjoyable – the bus rides with these New Zealand bus drivers felt more like long guide tours with travel guides […]

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Things To Do In Australia vs New Zealand

Nathan, who is from New Zealand, can’t count how many times people have asked him if New Zealand and Australia are the same country, if there is a bridge between the two (yes, people have asked if you can drive between the two countries), and even if they’re joined together. The list goes on, but one […]

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How We Survived Camping In a Broken Tent For 3 Months In New Zealand

How We Survived Camping In A Broken Tent For 3 Months In New Zealand

We were more than eager to leave Sweden for our road trip, so as soon as we thought we had enough money to survive for a while we packed our bags and left. We didn’t really know what to expect, but figured that time would tell. And pretty soon, it did. If I would have known before […]

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Let’s Start The New Zealand Road Trip!

Right now I’m sitting in the car at the top of Whakapapa ski field, where the winds are gusting well over 100km/h.  The car is shaking pretty violently but hasn’t been blown away just yet!  Having said that, a huge gust just rocked the car so I’m heading down the mountain to keep writing this […]

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Off The Grid Holiday: Antarctica

Destinations For the Adventurous Traveler

There are many unusual holiday destinations that once were the privilege of pioneers, and those brave or crazy enough to venture onto the rugged shores. Nowadays the sky is the limit – well, either that or your budget..! But let’s forget about the budgeting and dream for a bit, after all the stuff that doesn’t come […]

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Family Fun Ideas in Northern Arizona Petrified Forest

Family Fun Ideas in Northern Arizona and New Mexico

There are many family fun ideas in Northern Arizona and stretches for Amarillo across New Mexico and into Arizona. The desert vistas of Northern Arizona are enchanting. They are sights that my family and I love to see repeatedly. We recently got back from a road trip there that was nothing short of spectacular. We […]

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Exploring Port Washington Wisconsin

Taking a few days away from the everyday bustle is so worthwhile. That’s certainly how I felt after my getaway to lovely Port Washington, Wisconsin. With the turning of the seasons, I wanted to get out and explore somewhere new. A friend of mine suggested Port Washington, which is just 30 minutes north of Milwaukee. […]

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What You Need to Know to Move to Montreal Canada

This article contains general information needed to smoothly transition for your move to Montreal Canada. Information included here tackles the requirements for acquiring a visa, healthcare insurance, a driver’s license, as well as information on education and the general background of Montreal. Planning to move to Montreal, Canada? While it’s always fun to just pack […]

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Romantic Things to Do in Montreal

3 Weekend Romantic Things to Do in Montreal

Considered as the second largest city in Canada, Montreal has been known for its romantic sceneries and European flair. This is why a lot of foreigners and even Canadians love going to the city for weekend romantic dates, family getaways, summer visits to Montreal. There are several options on which a traveler, particularly a couple […]

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