Hearty Wine Tours to Embark on in Waiheke Island, New Zealand

waiheke new zealand wine tasting

After sharing about Devonport, Auckland’s city break, it’s time for another getaway from Auckland city in New Zealand! Anyone who stays in Auckland would have heard of the beautiful Waiheke Island. Nestled just over half an hour away lies an island so uniquely distinctive from Auckland’s usual things to see and do. Most people come […]

Mud Attack at Hell’s Gate Geothermal Park & Mud Spa, Rotorua, New Zealand

mud Hell's Gate Geothermal Park Mud Spa, Rotorua, New Zealand

Stepping into Hell’s Gate in Rotorua, you’ll first notice the swirling clouds of steam, steaming fumaroles, pools of boiling mud and the occasional “land coral” caused by the interaction between the microorganisms and chemicals from the geothermal space. The benefits of a mud bath are well-known. For a long time, the Maoris in New Zealand […]

Running My First Overseas Marathon – The Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon

Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon finish line

“I’m here for the Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon!” flashes finisher tee – “Oh, awesome! How did you do?” This is a familiar conversation starter as I journey around New Zealand exploring the South last November. Held on Saturday, 18 November 2017, that weekend saw a flurry of activities in what would have been a […]