Another beautifully lost dreamer with an incurable case of wanderlust.

Top 10 – North Island Road Trip

Top 10 – North Island Road Trip

Sep 26, 2016

Last year we visited the North Island in New Zealand and it was ‘sweet as bro’! I’ve been in the middle of writing a diary style post about this road trip for almost a year and it just isn’t working for me, so I’ve decided to simplify this article and turn it into North Island road trip must sees. So, here we go!   Waiheke Island Waiheke is a...

Getting Wet with The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co.

Getting Wet with The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co.

Mar 21, 2016

When in New Zealand… go ‘Black Water Rafting’! We decided to check out the famous Waitomo Caves during our North Island road trip and book onto the Abyss tour at The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co. The Abyss is a five hour caving trip and oh em gee it was amazing. To be honest, before we went on this trip, I was a bit over the cold (I still hadn’t...

Getting Wet with Kaitiaki Adventures

Getting Wet with Kaitiaki Adventures

Jan 28, 2016

So apparently New Zealand is home to some pretty epic adventures. I’m usually pretty keen to get stuck in to adrenalin fueled activities, but this one had to be up there on the scary scale! Kaitiaki Adventures are a company in Rotorua that take crazy people (like myself) out to the Kaituna River to raft down 14 rapids and 3 waterfalls, one being 7 meters; the...

2015 Travel Mileage

2015 Travel Mileage

Jan 11, 2016

I’ve popped my glasses on and become a geek once again… Here’s this years TSW travel miles I visited three new countries in 2015 but not managed to get anywhere near 2013 or 2014 in relation to mileage. However, if my Mum was here right now she would say ‘it’s not a competition’ and to be honest, I’ve rather enjoyed not...

This Year In Sam’s World – 2015

This Year In Sam’s World – 2015

Dec 30, 2015

Every year I think that we should keep notes of all the exciting things that happen throughout the 12 months and come the end of December, we can reflect on what we have achieved and experienced. Here is a little summary of Sam’s 2015 year in Travel… January– What better way to start the year than a trip to Wine Country? I took a bus down to the...

North Island Photo Highlight

North Island Photo Highlight

Sep 7, 2015

Each time I visit a destination I am going to share my favourite photo. This is Te Whanganui-A-Hei (Cathedral Cove), on the North Island of New Zealand. Simply beautiful. I hope you like...