26 Jan, 2016

Kayaking New Zealand’s Abel Tasman Coast

One of the best things I've done in New Zealand was a three-day sea-kayaking trip on the coast of Abel Tasman National Park. See the photos and get the full scoop on the tour here.

19 Jan, 2016

New Zealand Road Trip Journal: Queenstown (Week 5)

Here's the highlights from my fifth week road tripping in New Zealand where I accidentally got trapped in Queenstown exploring local cafes, hiking some incredible trails, riding in boats, rock climbing, and camping right on Lake Wakatipu.

12 Jan, 2016

New Zealand Road Trip Journal: Wanaka, Rob Roy Glacier & Mt. Aspiring (Week 4)

A round-up of my favorite spots from my 4th week on the road in New Zealand including Wanaka, the Rob Roy Glacier, and solo backpacking to the Rees Saddle in Mt. Aspiring National Park.

6 Jan, 2016

The West Coast, Arthur’s Pass & Wanaka: New Zealand Road Trip Journal: (Week 3)

Week three of my New Zealand road trip took me down the west coast of the South Island, known as the glacier highway. I hit up Franz Joseph Glacier, rode in a helicopter, hiked up the super steep Avalanche Peak in Arthur's Pass, and finally made it down to Wanaka.

28 Dec, 2015

New Zealand Road Trip Highlights: Week 2

Welcome to week 2 of my New Zealand Road Trip! Learn about sea kayaking the incredible Able Tasman coastline, trekking in Nelson Lakes National Park, my first backcountry hut experience, and biking the Great Taste Trail.

21 Dec, 2015

New Zealand Road Trip Itinerary – Week 1 Highlights & Photos

Waterfalls, pigging out in Wellington, glow worms, and more - Here's a full recap with lots of photos from my first week of solo road tripping through New Zealand.

2 Dec, 2015

The Ultimate New Zealand Adventure Bucketlist

I'm leaving for New Zealand on Monday where I will spend the next six weeks driving around in a camper van going where the wind blows. Here's 14 adventures that are on my bucketlist that I hope to check off.