We left Queenstown after a brilliant week of adventure and luxury and drove all the way to Dunedin, where we stayed at a lovely Top 10 Holiday park and got back into the rhythm of living in the campervan. Over the next couple of days we explored the city a bit, drove to the end … More Traveling NZ’s South Island (Part 3 – From Dunedin to Christchurch to Auckland)
We left our campsite in the morning and headed straight to Milford Sound itself, stopping on the way to see ‘The Chasm’, a big waterfall rushing through a massive crack in the rocks. Then we boarded our boat and the cruise was underway. And I have to say the Sound (which is actually not a … More Traveling NZ’s South Island (Part 2 – Milford Sound & Dad’s visit to Queenstown)
We got to the ferry port just on time to check in at 7:20 and were soon on our way, and three hours (and a bit of sea-sickness) later, we arrived on the South Island ready for a new adventure. We drove west to a place called Motueka and stayed in a Top 10 Holiday … More Travelling NZ’s South Island (Part 1 – The Golden Bay, Driving the West Coast, Franz Josef, Wanaka, Queenstown & Te Anau)
We arrived in Waitomo at about 4pm and set up camp at the nearby Top 10 Holiday Park, where we had dinner, watched a movie and headed to bed, ready for the exciting day that followed. The next morning we made our way to the Glowworm caves and went on a guided tour (and boat … More Campervanning NZ’s North Island (Part 2 – Waitomo, Taupo, Tongariro & Wellington)
For the last two weeks we’ve been in New Zealand, driving around the North Island in our beautiful (bright green) campervan. We rented her from Jucy Rentals and her name is Roxy. We love her.
We arrived in Auckland on the 11th and headed straight to Rachel’s friend’s house. Rosie and Ross were extremely welcoming and made us feel immediately at home, even cooking us an incredible roast dinner! We stayed there for two nights and spent our time playing with their two kids and planning our upcoming epic road … More Campervanning NZ’s North Island (Part 1 – Bay of Islands, Coromandel & Rotorua)