New Zealand

These are all the posts pertaining to my travels around New Zealand.

Update – Wait, I’ve lost count!

Yes, this is another update that isn’t quite really an interesting blog post in itself. SORRY!   Well, maybe it is because while I have settled into a quasi-“settled” life over the past few months – I am not actually home.   I’m in New Zealand!   While this trip almost didn’t happen, the stars fully aligned and back in March I flew down to this incredible country. After a couple weeks of traveling around, I have since settled into Christchurch. But instead of being a productive blogger, I spent much of this time doing not much…  in addition to trying to make my money last as long as possible until I found a job.   However, here’s quick summary of what I actually HAVE …

New Zealand for a year? Why Not!

  Known mostly as either the home of “The Lord of the Rings” or as the “forgotten county on maps,” New Zealand is a picturesque country that begs to be visited. Mostly thanks to “The Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” films, I knew that I would have to visit New Zealand during my travels. I simply did not know how I’d fit it in my travels, but had a rough idea that it would coincide with visiting Australia, since they are “close” [They are just 1700 km next to each other!]   The last thing I had initially expected though, was to essential “move” to New Zealand for an entire year! Read on to learn more on how this current life experience came …