New Zealand Bucket List: 26 Epic Things To Do on the South Island

We had the opportunity to spend 3 months in New Zealand back in 2014. We bought a campervan in Auckland, drove around both the North and the South Island, and then sold it in Christchurch. We did some truly amazing multi-day hikes, went fishing with some crazy Kiwis (people, not birds), drank delicious Sauvignon Blanc,…

Complete Road Trip Packing List

There’s no better test for your patience, ability to deal with stressful situations, or your driving skills then setting off on an adventurous cross-country road trip! Just you, your trusty vehicle, and the open road stretching out in front of you. And maybe a few hurdles along the way. You’re going to need to be…

New Zealand Bucket List: 23 Awesome Things To Do on the North Island

We visited New Zealand back in 2013 and had a wonderful 3 months living out of our bright red 1994 Ford Econovan. We spent our days exploring the beautiful landscape and our evenings drinking delicious New Zealand wine around the campfire. It’s been a few years since we have been in New Zealand, so we…