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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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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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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Caravan Renovation – Part 2

As you know, Joss and I have been tirelessly working on renovating our caravan and it’s finally finished! What we have achieved on a shoestring budget is astonishing. We had given new life to an old caravan with very little know-how, which just goes to show anyone with a little can-do attitude can start their own project!

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Caravan Renovation – Part 1

Last year Joss and I managed to get our hands on a second hand, 5-berth, Sprite Major caravan and since then have spent our weekends trying to get it ready for its first outing in a few weeks.  On a small budget, see how we got it from grime to shine!

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