I have visited New Zealand twice for two months each already. Now, I would like to look back on the hightlights of my both stays according to the motto: What must not be missed in New Zealand? Continue reading "Must Do’s" in New Zealand
Thanks to two months of unpaid vacation, I could spend eight weeks in New Zealand in February/March 2013. Again, I really fell in love with this beautiful country and its friendly people.
New Zealand is a quite expensive country. All in all, my eight-weeks long stay did cost me some 6730,– Euros – less then expected/feared, but still quite a lot. Continue reading Travel Costs in New Zealand
Some two and a half hours ago, I returned to Vienna. Now is the time to look back on my past eight weeks in New Zealand. Continue reading There and Back Again
Unfortunately, my stay in New Zealand is now coming to an end. Continue reading Also this time it has to end …
I spent the last four days of my stay in New Zealand on Great Barrier Island in the Hauraki Gulf (to the east of Auckland). There, I mainly spent my time hiking – what else? Continue reading Woody Great Barrier
As in my last trip, I went to Waitomo just before the end of my trip for some caving. Continue reading The "Black Abyss"
After "praticing" yesterday (with lunching twice), I went to see Hobbiton today. Continue reading I am a Hobbit
Rotorua has not changes much since my last visit in November 2008: It is still full of tourists, it still smells of sulphur (in some places), and in the area around there is still a lot of vulcanic activity. Continue reading Fizz, Bubble, Steam, Stink (again)!