On Tour, Pt 4 – Seafood in Kaikoura and a Night at Mt Lyford Lodge

After our quick taste of Kiwi wine country, we loaded up the car and hit the road, cruising down State Highway 1 until we hit our next destination, Kaikoura. A coastal town, Kaikoura is where you'll find some of the freshest seafood in New Zealand. Its name literally translates to eat crayfish (Kai = food, Koura = Crayfish).

On Tour, Pt 3 – A One-Stop Shop For Wine Tasting in Marlborough

On Tour: Wellington --> Blenheim --> Kaikoura --> Mt Lyford --> Christchurch If you ever find yourself traveling from Wellington to the South Island and are debating whether to fly or take the ferry, take the ferry. Sure, it may be a bit slower than flying, but nothing beats the views of the sounds after… Continue reading On Tour, Pt 3 – A One-Stop Shop For Wine Tasting in Marlborough

My First Kiwi Xmas & A New Year’s Hike At Lake Tekapo

Happy 2018 everyone! I hope you all had a relaxing holiday and are feeling ready to take on the new year. This year I kicked off my holiday celebrations with Pete's family in Wellington. We flew in on the Thursday before Christmas and let me just say, flying in New Zealand is so different from flying in… Continue reading My First Kiwi Xmas & A New Year’s Hike At Lake Tekapo