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10 Quirky Facts about New Zealand

When you think of New Zealand you probably dream up images of rolling hills, blue water, and lush green forests with hobbits roaming free. And you wouldn't be far off! The majority of the world's knowledge of New Zealand tends to revolve around nature and Lord of the Rings. So I wanted to share with… Continue reading 10 Quirky Facts about New Zealand

or some reason, people feel entitled to ask female travellers the most absurd questions. Apparently the concept of a woman being more interested in travelling than having kids and fussing over a man (no hate if you’re into that, you do you!) is the most confusing thing in the world. Questions from babies, to men, and money, female travellers certainly seem to bring out the nosiness in some people. So in honour of this unicorn status, I would like to share with you all some things I am sick of hearing. I am to polite in person to tell people how stupid they are and usually just laugh it off, but lucky you, today you get to read what I wish I had the balls to say.
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10 Things I am Sick of Hearing

For some reason, people feel entitled to ask female travellers the most absurd questions. Apparently the concept of a woman being more interested in travelling than having kids and fussing over a man (no hate if you’re into that, you do you!) is the most confusing thing in the world. Questions from babies, to men,… Continue reading 10 Things I am Sick of Hearing

Icon Speak is relatively new to the scene, founded in 2016 by two Swiss travel buddies who have found themselves time and time again unable to communicate effectively with hand gestures alone. The solution? Stick some icons for common travel needs on a shirt and just go for it! As they have grown you can now get more than just shirts. You can get hoodies, Hats with your favourite icons, Phone Cases, leggings, and Tote-Bags. There’s literally something for everyone.
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How to avoid the awkward language barrier

This post contains affiliate links. For more information you can check out my disclosure policy here.  My first couple of hours in Athens wasn’t flash. My plane arrived over an hour late and I could not figure out where the bus that takes you into Athens departed from. I tried asking the airport staff. They… Continue reading How to avoid the awkward language barrier

5 THINGS A KIWI WANTS YOU TO KNOW ABOUT NEW ZEALAND
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5 things a Kiwi wants you to know

So you're off to the Land of the Long White Cloud? How exciting! You're going to have a ball, I bet! But have you wondered about the things a kiwi wants you know about New Zealand? What are kiwis like when it comes to tourists? Have you wondered about what you should and shouldn't do… Continue reading 5 things a Kiwi wants you to know

5 things to do in Oamaru New Zealand
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5 Things to do in Oamaru, New Zealand

Weekend getaways are honestly the best! Wee getaways can help soothe a relentless travel itch as I mentioned in my Wanaka adventure. Recently, the boyfriend and I decided it was time for another weekend escapade so we jumped into the car are headed on up to Oamaru, New Zealand. Oamaru is located an hour north… Continue reading 5 Things to do in Oamaru, New Zealand

Queens Park Invercargill New Zealand
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Your Guide to Invercargill, New Zealand

People often need help thinking of things to do in Invercargill, New Zealand but it's really not that hard! Located at the bottom of the South Island, Invercargill is often overlooked as a destination. More commonly, Invercargill is a stop-over point for tourists on their way to Stewart Island. Today, I am here to tell you why you should view Invercargill as more than a stop-over but rather a destination for history and relaxation.