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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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How to Choose Travel Insurance

How to Choose Travel Insurance

Murphy’s Law is one is the most quoted maxims in history, and it basically says that if something can go wrong, then it will. While this is of course an exaggeration, when you go and travel sometimes this is much truer than you would like. Some things that can go wrong are inconveniences, but they […]

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xShot Camera Extender Review Video

Don’t you just love technology? A few years ago, you would have to ask a stranger to take a photo of you with the Eiffel Tower in the background. Nowadays, you can capture better photos from unique angles using an XShot camera extender. No doubt, this is a product that has become a must for […]

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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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How To Get Through Airport Customs Problem Free

Guest Post Written By David: At some point in your life, you have probably found yourself behind one of those people who take forever in security due to poor preparation or, even worse, you have been one of those people yourself. Although customs and security will …

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What do I do Stuck in the airport?

You’re heading to distant lands of creeping jungles and mysterious shanty villages. You’ll head there and trek through wet marshlands, endless rainforests and stunning mountain ranges. But not yet – because you’re trapped in an airport.  Indeed, if you kick around an airport for long enough, you’ll start feeling unsettled.  The clean, clinical corridors; ghostly figures […]

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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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