October 2014

Astrid & Mareike go to Marakopa Falls

Ohhh what an amazing day! We went to the Waitomo Area. Here, the nature reflects again, how diverse New Zealand is. We passed the tourism centre and drove a long road through a forest (seems like a rain forest especially because it was raining). After a while (30 kilometres), we arrived at our first attraction,

Astrid & Mareike go to Tauranga

Yesterday was a great day. We had a lot of lunch and some cookies and cream ice cream ( best we’ve ever had) . The plan for this day was to go to Tauranga to watch a rock concert featuring Ekko Park, Fire at Will, Enercia and Flirting with Disaster. We started driving to Mt

Hobbit Fan

This is the first of our top 10 series about New Zealand. With so many traveller’s visiting our fine land to see where and why Peter Jackson chose to film here, we thought we would kick it off with the… ” Top 10 destinations for Hobbit Fans” 10 – The Rings, Chetwood Forest, Mt. Olympus

New Years Eve – Dimension

Wondering where to go for New Years? Then check out this cool event taking place 90 minutes north of Auckland, on the shores of Lake Tomorata. What more could you ask for, Awesome beats, great people, a few drinks , hot showers (for real) and a beautiful swimming lake right next to the main area

Lunar Eclipse New Zealand

Tonight, Wednesday the 8th October around midnight a full lunar eclipse will occur, where the earth passes between the moon and the sun, causing a blood red moon effect. New Zealand is in a perfect position to see this, and although it is cloudy in some parts of the country tonight it will still be