Sea Lions around Kaikoura

During our New Zealand road trip we passed through Kaikoura on the east coast of the South Island. As I probably mentioned before, the beauty of New Zealand can really be seen everywhere, even while you are driving from one pretty sight to another. Always keep your eyes open! So we didn’t know anything of sea lions hanging out on…
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The Redwoods, Whakarewarewa Forest

If you ever wanted to hug a huge tree, this is your chance! The Redwoods & Whakarewarewa Forest Park in Rotorua is famous for its spectacular sequoias. The national park’s biggest sequoia is circa 72m tall and measures 169 cm in diameter. So I am approximately as long as the tree’s width… whoosh! The Whakarewarewa Forest is located in Rotorua…
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3 Reasons Why You Should Visit Lake Tekapo in New Zealand

New Zealand is incredibly beautiful. Seriously. You drive around and you think you have now seen a fair amount of stunning nature, continue driving. There is so much more to come. We visited New Zealand to see untouched nature and epic landscapes. But I didn’t expect to see THAT level of beauty. Totally fell in love with that part of the…
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Poppies Martinborough – Delicious Wine, Yummy Food and a Wonderful Ambience

Martinborough is located in the Wairarapa district of the Wellington region in the North Island of New Zealand. The town is about one hour away from Wellington. Martinborough is very lovely and essentially entirely consists of vineyards. The region is especially known for producing Pinot Noir and various other early ripening varieties. It’s a great weekend getaway from Wellington and…
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