Waterfalls, kauri forests and secret glowworm caves in wonderful Whangarei

My attempt at a New Zealand road trip didn’t start very well. In the space of the first week we had unwittingly checked into a hippy commune, bought a car, had all our belongings stolen from said car and then been stuck in the middle of nowhere waiting for the car to be repaired. To say the least, it had been an eventful start. I think … Continue reading Waterfalls, kauri forests and secret glowworm caves in wonderful Whangarei

The (pretty disastrous) start to my New Zealand Adventure Part 2: Fire baths, A brief trip to Auckland and the time we lost absolutely everything…

The days at the Fat Cat Traveller’s Community pass in a pleasant blur of lazing around in the sunshine, learning to play guitar, drinking cider and chatting to all the interesting people we meet. In the evenings Continue reading “The (pretty disastrous) start to my New Zealand Adventure Part 2: Fire baths, A brief trip to Auckland and the time we lost absolutely everything…”