NEW ZEALAND

LANGUAGE: English

CURRENCY: New Zealand Dollar (NZD)

NEW ZEALAND BACKPACKING BUDGET: $60AUD

COST OF 330mL BEER IN BAR: $7AUD

COST OF COFFEE: $4.50AUD

WHAT TO EXPECT: Dramatic natural beauty, wonderful road trips, fresh air, friendly locals

MY FAVOURITE DESTINATION: The hiking trails around Wanaka, the dramatic landscapes of Milford Sound

NEW ZEALAND BLOG POSTS

Wanaka Walks
Advice

Wanaka Walks That Aren’t Roy’s Peak (And Are Even Better)

That image you’ve seen all over Instagram of someone standing on a mountain edge overlooking lakes and hills in all directions? Yep, that’s Roy’s Peak.

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Mount Cook National Park
Adventure

Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park Guide: Towering Peaks, Powerful Glaciers

Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in the South Island is home to the highest peak in New Zealand and is a playground for nature lovers. The

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Sherwood Queenstown
Accommodation

Stay With Sherwood: A Unique Queenstown Hotel

Getting to Queenstown was a marathon effort for us. We had to get from an island in the Philippines to the south of New Zealand

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Milford Sound
New Zealand

Milford Sound: Exploring Fiordland’s Majesty with the BBQ Bus

If you try to think of places that are iconic New Zealand, it doesn’t take long until your mind wanders to Milford Sound. Milford Sound,

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