New Zealand – Kiwi assessment

The time has come to assess our kiwi journey… New Zealand in figures For us, it was: 122 days spent in the country, or about 4 months 7 nights in a flat hotel (Auckland), 30 nights in HelpX (9 in Waiuku at Peter et Gavin’s, 7 Liz’s in Kamo, 14 …

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. …

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 …