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The Suitcase Series - an Informal  Introduction 

Hello there! Cheers to the beginnings of a New Year! As many of you know, I have been rigorously traveling New Zealand for the past two weeks with limited wifi and no access to a computer. 169 more words



I’m just gonna leave you guys with a photoset of one of my favourite places on Earth .. (and yes, I know the photosphere isn’t the most perfectly stitched photo, but life isn’t perfect, and I like it.)



A Camping We Will Go

So there’s the culture shock of going from a normal, everyday life where you have a job, friends and a normal daily routine to spending 24/7 with your family during an adventurous, out of the ordinary, extended stint of travel. 462 more words


Kiwi Hospitality

One of the highlights of Auckland for our family was connecting with an old friend. By “old friend”, it happened to be someone that Matt worked with almost 14 years ago (oh and I should also clarify that “old friend” doesn’t mean that she is old…they just go way back)! 192 more words

Family Travel


While in Auckland, we stayed in an Airbnb in the Ponsonby neighborhood. We did a little research on the different areas to stay in and Ponsonby seemed like a hip little neighborhood that was close enough to walk to downtown Auckland, but far enough away so we weren’t smack dab in the middle of the hustle and bustle of downtown. 422 more words

Family Travel

Next Stop...New Zealand!

It’s the start of a new chapter and we’re off to New Zealand. First stop…Auckland! I’ll admit, it was a bit of a comedy of errors for us to even get into the country. 449 more words


10 Money Saving Tips In New Zealand

10 Money Saving Tips In New Zealand

Save, save, save is the way to earn that money for your skydiving, bungee jumping, glacier guiding, waitomo cave adventure, water rafting and many more. 326 more words

Working Holiday Tips