From an easy hike to a thrilling bungyjump, whatever you want, the South Island has got you covered! Did you know you can visit the adventure capital of the world here? Taste world-class wines? Visit 'the most beautiful place on the planet'? Don't miss out on any of these South Island must-sees!
We have been backpacking through New Zealand for two and a half months now! During this time we have learned quite a few things about backpacking! If only we had known all of this before! Here are 11 tips to help you save weight, save your money and much more! Read them all here.
When we were planning our trip to New Zealand, everyone told us: 'leave the North Island as soon as possible and go to the South Island! It is a lot prettier!' We have to disagree with leaving the North as soon as possible as it is absolutely stunning as well! Read this and discover why!
We had our first taste of the 'working' part of the Working Holiday Visa! We found a WWOOFing job in the Northland Region of New Zealand with some very curious housemates named after Hobbits. But what is 'WWOOF' and what did it entail for us? Read more about it here!
We finally made it to New Zealand! Our first week was one of both planning as well as exploring. It had its ups and downs, but all in all it was a great start to an amazing adventure! Read more about it here.
One year ago we started 'About Something Around' and we have grown so much since then! Some small things have changed on our blog during the year, but for our one year anniversary, we have a major change to announce! 😀 Read about it in this blogpost! We are so excited!
Travel can be pretty stressful, especially when something doesn't go according to plan. Through our own experiences and what we have learned from others, we have put together a list with some neat tips and tricks. Have you thought of taking a picture from your luggage in case you lose it for example? Read this and plenty of other tips in this blogpost!
Belgium might be a tiny country, but it has a lot to offer! Did you know for example that Belgium has the most castles per square kilometer in comparison to any other country? Click here to read more and discover this and many more interesting facts about the capital of Europe!
Nowadays you hear a lot of myths about travel agencies. Is waiting until the last minute profitable? Are travel agencies a dying breed? Can you book the same services online as in an agency? Read this blogpost if you want to find out our experience-based opinion. 😉
Want to do a road trip through Iceland, but don't know where to start? Here is our ten-day itinerary to help you get started! The Land of Fire and Ice will surely steal your heart away. 😉