Last moments in Auckland

Because we sold our car more quickly than expected, we spent about one month in Auckland in hostels before going to Bali. We first stayed one week at the Queenstreet Backpackers: it was a bit of a factory, the bed was not comfortable at all and it was very noisy. So …

New Zealand Rugby Museum

Palmerston North and Otaki

At the end of March, we were in Palmerston North. We were nicely surprised by the town center, which seems pretty nice …

Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Tongariro Alpine Crossing

On March 24th, we did the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is known for being one of the 10 most …

Spa Thermal Park

Taupo

On March 23rd, we were in Taupo. Taupo is a living city, with a lot of activities such as skydiving, kayaking, jetboat… …

White Island

White Island

On March 22nd, we went on White Island. It is a little known tour because it is expensive (199$ per person with …

Wai-o-tapu Thermal Wonderland

Wai-o-tapu, Rotorua area

On March 19th and 20th, we were in Wai-o-tapu, close to Rotorua, the famous region that smells like rotten eggs due to …

Cathedral Cove

2 weeks in Coromandel

From March 5th to 19th, we spent two weeks in the Coromandel. To visit the region, we did a HelpX in a …

Waitomo glowworm caves

Waitomo and its glowworms

On March 2nd, we went to the Waitomo Glowworm Caves. These caves are internationally known for the millions of glowworms who live …