Tag Archive: New Zealand

Top 10 Adventure Activities in Australia and New Zealand

These two countries are possibly the most popular with gap year travellers especially among us British. It may have something to do with the awesome working holiday visa we are offered and the… Continue reading

Rotorua photo essay

Rotorua is a city on the North Island of New Zealand but this isn’t just any old city what happens below the surface is kind of magical. This city is famous for its… Continue reading

Franz Josef YHA Review

I loved this hostel. It was modern, spacious and clean with a personal feel instead of that chain feel we had become oh so used to. They had top notch facilities and the… Continue reading

YMCA Christchurch Hostel Review

This hostel was very different to the typical hostel chosen by Kiwi Experience. The YMCA catered for all ages and had several groups of students from abroad staying. It felt more like a… Continue reading

Mountain View, Wanaka – Hostel Review

This was a cute little place tucked just out of the centre of Wanaka town. With a small communal area and only a dozen rooms it was one the smallest hostels I’ve stayed… Continue reading

Nomads Hostel Queenstown Review

After reading so many great reviews about this hostel we decided to stay here for our time in Queenstown. At $28 (NZ) for the cheapest room it wasn’t a bargain but for what… Continue reading

Kaiteri Lodge Review

This was a preferred hostel by Kiwi Experience and being such a small place there was a lack of other choices plus I didn’t fancy camping either being that it was mid-winter. It… Continue reading

Bazil’s Westport Hostel Review

This hostel was one of the cutest hostels ever, it was like staying in some ones backyard with lots of outside buildings dotted around to make up the hostel. A family run place,… Continue reading

Milford Sound On A Rainy Day – Photo Essay

We headed out to Milford Sound on a wintry August day with the Kiwi Experience Milford Explorer bus, the trip is action packed as there is so much to cram in to one… Continue reading

REVIEWED: Milford Sound With The Kiwi Experience

There are so many options with trips to Milford Sound, so to make it easy we booked up the Milford Explorer ticket with Kiwi Experience when we purchased our passes. For me it… Continue reading

Things To Do In Queenstown

As winter is fully set in here in Scotland I’m thinking back over my winter experiences this year. Scotland is the third place I’ve been to where it has been winter as I… Continue reading

Snowboarding At Cardrona, New Zealand

Until this year I had never been up in snowy mountains, let alone snowboarding or skiing. It has been on my bucket list for years but the closest I had ever gotten was… Continue reading

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