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September 19, 2017

Exploring the Coromandel in New Zealand

I arrived in the Coromandel Town and was trapped there for a few days because of the winter weather. After the weather passed, I moved my […]
September 13, 2017

Caravanning Off-Grid in New Zealand Winter

Explore the slightly warmer Coromandel over the New Zealand winter seemed like a good idea. But then it rained, and rained and rained.  I arrived at […]
August 29, 2017

Teardrop Campers made by K-Pod | New Zealand

I visited Geoff’s workshop in Tauranga, New Zealand recently. He makes K-Pod Teardrop Campers and customises them to suit his customers. When I visited, he was […]
August 26, 2017

Removing Caravan Microwave

On a rainy evening I was staring at the microwave, thinking about how little I actually use it. That got me thinking about how much space […]
August 15, 2017

Wairere Falls outside of Matamata

I didn’t know what to expect for the Wairere Falls hike. It was described on the DoC website as the highest waterfall in New Zealand’s North Island and […]
August 8, 2017

Broadband in the caravan with Wireless Nation

This is a sponsored post with my broadband provider. As you might have guessed, I use the internet a lot for uploading videos and publishing my […]
August 1, 2017

Great Campground & Free Activities in Rotorua

Rotorua has been a real surprise. Growing up in New Zealand, I always thought of it as a place to avoid. Too touristy and smelly from […]
July 25, 2017

Trial and error with off grid living

I’m really trying to stay off grid the majority of the time on this trip around the central north island of New Zealand. I’m still finding […]
July 18, 2017

Waikato’s Blue Spring Walk

Blue Spring in Waikato New Zealand is an easy and very enjoyable walk following a beautiful river. I’ve never seen water like this. It’s extremely clear […]
July 10, 2017

Auckland campsites & getting the caravan ready for a roadtrip

I've been stuck in Auckland for too long. My initial plan was to stay a couple of months. Work, save, live in the caravan at Auckland […]
July 3, 2017

Entertainment on the road

There is plenty to see and do while travelling around New Zealand during the daytime, but it can get a little lonely in the evenings. Luckily […]
June 28, 2017

Interviewed for the NZMCA Motor Caravanner Magazine

I'm very excited to share the news that I was featured in the June/July 2017 NZMCA Motor Caravanner Magazine. I was interviewed over the phone and […]
June 27, 2017

Nominated for the Liebster Award

Thank you Karla from Global ETA for nominating me for the Liebster Award. What is the award? It's specifically for small bloggers still starting out - given to bloggers by […]
June 20, 2017

How to make caravan curtains

After living in the caravan for a few months I’ve decided there is too much beige. I have beige curtains and seating, plus plenty of fake […]
June 13, 2017

Best South Island Destinations

The South Island of New Zealand is full of stunning spots. In this list, I’ve included some of my favourites, with reflective lakes, waterfalls, dense bush […]
June 6, 2017

Top 5 Teardrop Campers – tiny, towable & fun

The teardrop camper keeps catching my eye lately. I think of them as the perfect option for short holidays – very similar to a campervan, but without the […]
May 29, 2017

Bolivia’s Salt Flats – 3 day tour

Seeing the salt flats in Bolivia (Salar de Uyuni) was a top highlight of my trip around South America. I went on a 3 day tour from Uyuni to experience the salt flats, not […]
May 23, 2017

Freedom Camping Concerns in New Zealand

There has been a lot of talk lately about freedom camping in the New Zealand media. Locals are unhappy about overly crowded areas, people leaving rubbish behind […]
May 15, 2017

Eating & drinking in Auckland

Highlighting Auckland’s best bars and restaurants. In this post, I simplify the areas of Central Auckland and suggest a few of my favourite options. The best bars […]
May 9, 2017

Iquitos & the Amazon Jungle

Iquitos is a Peruvian town, hidden deep in the Amazon Jungle. It is the largest town in the world not connected by roads. You either go in by boat […]