Useful Tips

Some friendly advice to our fellow backpackers: here are all the things that are good to know when travelling in New Zealand. You don’t know you need to know them until you know them!

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Backpacking in Your 30s in New Zealand

How to backpack in New Zealand when you’re 30+. Great news, you […]

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The Essential Guide to Booking Activities in New Zealand

Where to book activities in new zealand. New Zealand is a country […]

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Travel 101: Booking Direct Vs. Online Travel Agents Vs. Travel Agents

Should you book direct, book online or book through a travel agent? […]

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5 Ridiculously Handy Knots for Camping

Knots for camping that every backpacker should know. Travelling New Zealand on […]

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10 Tips to Make the Most of Your Gap Year in New Zealand

Make your New Zealand gap year the best it can be! You […]

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7 Ways to Stop Sandfly Bites

How to not get bitten by sandflies. The best way to avoid […]

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10 Ways to Keep Your Stuff Safe When Backpacking in New Zealand

Tips to keep your belongings safe when travelling. Although New Zealand is one […]

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15 Crafty Backpacking Tips

Backpacking tips for the crafty traveller Feeling cheap but crafty? Follow the […]

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30 Tips for Backpacking in New Zealand

Everything You need to know about Backpacking in New Zealand … New Zealand […]

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8 Ways to Meet People When Travelling Alone in New Zealand

How to meet people when travelling! “Just because you are travelling alone […]

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How to Photograph Aurora Australis (The Southern Lights)

capture the perfect photograph of the Auroras! Seeing the Aurora Australis is so […]

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11 Life Hacks to Make Travelling in New Zealand So Much Easier

All those little life hacks for travelling New Zealand. Our favourite type of […]

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10 Ways to Not Look Like a Tourist in New Zealand

Put the selfie stick away! Kiwi are a fascinating species in New Zealand […]

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28 Travel Gifts for Any Backpacker

The perfect gift for a Gap Year! What do you get for the […]

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Can a Girl Travel Alone in New Zealand?

Your best travel partner is you! When browsing the world wide web on […]

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8 Fun Ways to Document Your Travels in New Zealand

How will you remember your gap year? Prepare for the busiest trip […]

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11 Travel Apps You Need to Have When Backpacking in New Zealand

Solve your problem with an app! Your handiest gadget when travelling abroad […]

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18 Backpacker Hacks That Everyone Should Know

Tips and tricks for travelling in New Zealand Here is a collection of […]

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