Why I Love Music Festivals In New Zealand

Having been to festivals all over the world, there is something a little special about festivals in New Zealand. Festivals are different no matter where they are in the world, even if they are just a few towns apart, every festival has a different atmosphere, music, vibe, theme or specialty… and it’s why I LOVE THEM! New Zealand festivals are a breed of their own and I can safely say that they are very different to the ones in the UK in their own special way.

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How To Spend A Weekend In Queenstown, New Zealand

“Queenstown in May = Autumn leaves, mulled wine, stunning views, and a lot of Pinot Noir…” Thinking of spending a weekend in beautiful Queenstown? Looking for some inspiration and ideas for how you can spend your vacation – This post explores a handful of things you can get up to for a weekend down south in Queenstown, New Zealand.

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A-Z Festivals: Festivals I’ve Done!

Festivals have been a huge part of my life for over a decade, and I can safely say I have ticked quite a few off the bucket list! Some I have done multiple times others only once, but it’s a chance for you to know which ones to ask me questions about or read reviews of on my blog…

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My 8 Festival Mistakes!

Even the best of us, well versed festival fanatics mess up every now and then. I’ve been going to festivals for over a decade and can safely say I have f**cked up a few times along the way. Whether it’s been my camping spot, what I packed (or didn’t pack), how much I drank, I can safely say I have learnt from my mistakes! Here are My 8 Festival Mistakes so that you don’t make them too!

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How To Spend A Weekend on Waiheke, New Zealand

With beautiful wineries, stunning scenery and amazing places to eat, all at just a stones throw away from Auckland, Waiheke is the perfect place to spend a weekend. This post explores a snippet of the things you can do on the island as well as our favourite wines from the wineries we visited!

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Festival Packing List (Download/Print)

Whether you’re going to your 1st or 50th festival, a packing list is ALWAYS a vital tool to make sure you have everything needed for a fab festival! Simply download or print my festival packing list and tick off each item as you pack it into your bag.

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New Zealand | Managed Isolation: Packing List

Travelling to New Zealand and about to go into Managed Isolation? Wondering what things you should bring with you for your stay? This post lists my top 10 must-have items which I brought with me that have been real life savers!

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Travelling long haul during COVID-19

Wonder what it’s like to travel long haul during COVID-19? This post talks all about my journey to New Zealand with Emirates and what it was like to travel amidst a global pandemic.

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How To: Keep Calm & Carry On During COVID:19

Amongst all the stress and uncertainty of COVID-19 and with the ever tightening rules on social distancing, it’s important to keep busy and keep calm during this tricky and uncertain time. Looking after our mental health is just as important as keeping physically fit, so use my little tips to help you through this difficult time!

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