A Day in Smoggy Hong-Kong

We took a night flight from Auckland  to Hong Kong. Hong Kong was the last stop of our trip. The reason for this stopover was to split the trip from New Zealand to the Netherlands in two and make it easier to all of us. Besides, none of us has…

5 hours Auckland with a toddler

As we are slowly approaching the end of this magnificent travel year, I realized that I haven’t really written on my blog for a few weeks. Time goes by so fast, especially with a sweetheart toddler. I am planning to continue documenting our travels, but also to provide some…

Rotorua: Waimangu Volcanic Valley and the Hobbiton

Greymouth  was our last destination on the Southern Island of New Zealand. As far as we understood, we were quite lucky with the weather, as there had not been a proper summer yet this year. We happened to be there the only 10 days of full sunshine. In the Northern…

Greymouth-New Zealand

Our visit to Mount Cook was definitely way too short. I could have easily stayed there longer, do a few more hikes, but you know, there is also something almost charming in leaving a place at the moment you enjoy it the most. The next day we continued towards Greymouth…