In about four and a half months we travelled all around New Zealand, met some amazing people and discovered the most gorgeous natural spots. Want to find out more about the best way to travel around New Zealand? Read more about it here!
Our working holiday has almost come to an end. You've seen lots of our HOLIDAY-times, but we didn't post as much about the other 50% of our trip: our WORK-times. Are you interested to see how we saved lots of money and gained breathtaking new experiences through WWOOF-work? Be sure to read this informative article explaining all about the best job ever!
One more week before it's Christmas! Do you still need to do some last minute Christmasshopping but don't know what to get your loved ones? If they like to travel, they will definitely like these gifts! Take it from us. 🙂 And most of all: have a very merry Christmas!
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!