AKAROA – Why it’s my favourite town visited on the South Island

AKAROA – Why it’s my favourite town visited on the South Island

Akaroa is a peaceful, quiet, and french-inspired little town just an hour east of Christchurch toward the peninsula. A majority of travellers/backpackers bypass this town, stopping or flying into Christchurch then continuing north or south on their tours. But this quaint place deserves a visit, if not for the dolphin watching/swimming, then for the french … Read More

Cinema Paradiso – Wanaka – Why it’s one of the ‘must do’s

This is hands down one of the best cinema experiences I’ve ever had!! It might not be a big deal to some, or to the locals, but it very much made me happy and I’d go again without a doubt! I’m not a movie buff at all, but if a Cinema Paradiso existed where I … Read More