Glamping – (GLAMour camPING)

GLAMping... It stands for GLAMour camPING and we had our first taste of it at Punga Cove. What is glamping? Glamping is the exact opposite of hiking/camping as I know it. It is finishing your walk for the day and having a cappachino, taking a shower and changing into clean clothes for a dinner that … Continue reading Glamping – (GLAMour camPING)


We’re back!

Working at the resort has finished, we've been to Canada for the wedding and now we're back in New Zealand! Regular updates are about to start again and we'll be able to catch everyone back up with what we've been doing the last 2 months. Cheers!

“Those White People Aren’t That Bad”

Trying not to sound preachy or elitist, we have come to find a way that we can verbalize our current and hopefully many future interactions with native/aboriginal people that we meet in any of our off the grid, non touristy travels. This came about during a lengthy layover at the less developed Fijian airport of … Continue reading “Those White People Aren’t That Bad”

We’re so old…

**Disclaimer: A lot of you reading this are about to tell us to shut up and/or go to hell... 4 days in a backpackers hostel with 19 year olds German kids will make you feel old... We are so old. New Zealand is filled with Europeans, mainly German, taking their "gap year" which is a … Continue reading We’re so old…

Auckland, New Zealand. The first few days.

New Zealand! 18 months ago; a wild dream. A year ago; a distant possibility. Six months ago; a legitimate trip. Two days ago; a one way ticket from Los Angeles Airport. We made it across the world, across the equator and onto the volcanic rock the size of Colorado that we will call home for … Continue reading Auckland, New Zealand. The first few days.