Monthly Archives: March 2013

Scavenger Hunt to the North Island

My flatmate’s best friend, on her first time out of the States, flew all the way to New Zealand for a visit. Wanting to truly give her the trip of a lifetime, we booked some cheap flights with Jetstar, created … Continue reading

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there is no frigate like a car

If you’re ever staying in a foreign country for any extended period of time, let me just say that it really pays to purchase a car, rent a car, eagerly befriend a car owner, steal a car, become a stellar … Continue reading

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The Tagalong Trampers

When some of my friends asked if I would like to go tramping with them, my first response was, “Excuse me?!” Tramping: the Kiwi way of saying hiking, because Kiwis like to have fun with words. My second response was, … Continue reading

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New Zealand Playlist

Here follows a playlist to which you can listen whilst pretending that you are in the sheep-infested land of the south. I’ve included songs that are played often on radio stations, created by Kiwi artists, and/or simply – in my … Continue reading

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