Top Ways to Mingle with Royalty While Travelling

By |May 23rd, 2014

Two notable royal events marked the departure of my life in New Zealand for more adventures in Indonesia. And I was lucky enough to be there at both. British royalty Prince William and Catherine Middleton – the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge – visited Auckland with their baby son, George. Then when I arrived in Bali, it was the […]

My Night in the Jailhouse

By |May 4th, 2014

It was a cold and raining the night I arrived in Christchurch. At around midnight I broke into jail. I was about to spend the night in a cell. […]

Rebuilding Christchurch

By |April 29th, 2014

Walking around Christchurch at night is an eerie experience. Ever since the devastating earthquake of February 2011 that killed 185 people, the once beautiful and bustling city now consists of empty streets, broken buildings and demolition sites. But there is hope amongst the ruins. […]

International Yoga Festival at Kawai Purapura

By |April 21st, 2014

Moments from the motorway in Albany on Auckland’s North Shore lies a hidden retreat, enveloped in thick green forest. […]

Whale Watching in Kaikoura

By |April 18th, 2014

The Giant Sperm Whale is the largest toothed whale in the world, at a length of 15-20 metres, and weighing an almighty 40 -60 tonnes. Today, we were off to spot one in its natural habitat – just off the coast of Kaikoura on New Zealand’s South Island. […]