New Zealand

Here you can read all the posts I’ve written about my travels in New Zealand!

In September 2015 I wrote my first post on Phenomenal Globe Travel Blog, in which I announced to give a full budget breakdown for my 5 month trip. It may have taken a little longer than expected, but here it is! Traveling the world for 5 months… I had dreamed of traveling the world for years! While I had taken…

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I just can’t go more than a month without writing about New Zealand! It’s a form of self-therapy I guess, because I miss New Zealand every day;-). I miss the relaxed way of life, the beautiful nature, the friendly people and obviously my campervan and waking up with views like this… Which is why I regularly browse through my New…

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New Zealand is hikers paradise! There are countless amazing hikes and tracks, ranging from week-long trails to 20 minute circuits, leading along beaches, through forest or to beautiful waterfalls. 19 awesome short hikes in New Zealand During my 6 week trip around the North and South Island of New Zealand I hiked a lot! The 19 hikes below are all short hikes…

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For regular readers this doesn’t come as a surprise (since I mention this in several posts on this blog) but I love New Zealand! I think New Zealand is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, if not the most beautiful one… My favorite thing about New Zealand is the incredible nature, there are so many different landscapes all…

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New Zealand is absolutely breathtaking, with amazing nature and a very limited number of people. In 2015 I was lucky enough to travel around New Zealand (both the North and South island) by campervan for 6 weeks. It’s still one of the best trips of my life! Fun fact: the population of New Zealand is about 5 million people, however, there…

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Some experiences are impossible to put into words. Like trying to describe how beautiful El Nido is. Or to express how much fun it is to explore an island on a scooter. Or to go wreck diving on Koh Tao. Hiking the Tongariro crossing is one of those experiences for me, it was incredible! I mean, I climbed Mount Doom! Everything in…

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For our trip in New Zealand we didn’t have to think twice about our preferred way of transportation: we rented a van for 42 days and loved every second of it! The freedom of having your own wheels… going everywhere you want, driving twisting (gravel) roads, pulling over anywhere you want to enjoy jet another spectacular view… Fantastic! Finding a budget…

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If you are planning a trip to New Zealand, which you totally should because it is awesome, it can be quite daunting to determine where to go. New Zealand is a incredibly beautiful country and with so much to see, choosing a realistic travel itinerary can be a challenge. That is why I wrote this detailed post about the 43-day…

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In my previous New Zealand posts I have repeated over and over that it’s is my favorite country in the world. It is so incredibly beautiful! Together with my husband, I spent 6 weeks exploring both the South and North Island and there are still so many places to be discovered, I definitely have to go back one day… Nonetheless, I have…

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New Zealand is my favorite country in the world! I loved everything about the country, from it’s gorgeous nature, the friendly people and tiny towns to the quirky flightless native birds and other wonderful wildlife. I also loved driving around in our rented camper van, staying at the most beautiful campsites without anyone else around and waking up to breathtaking views of…

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