For the last year we have been living the #vanlife in New Zealand in our self built Mitsubishi, Patch. Travelling and working our way around the country
15 months of travel so far, putting in the hard work whilst in New Zealand, we have now ticked off Malysia and we are now making our way around India.
We plan on visiting home (UK) around Christmas time for a short stint and then we have a few different adventures up our sleeve such as;
- Canada for a year of work and play, building a camper van and travelling through the americas until we hit the most southern point possible
- Buy/build a camper van from the UK and then set off a big European adventure
When we lived in Te Puke, we were invited to Mount Social Club to try out their new “Meatless Monday” initiative… here is what we thought of this restaurant.
This is the place for everyone, and quite rightly named ‘Social Club’ I can see how it brings everyone together.
Mount Doom – ‘a fictional object destruction method from Lord of the Rings trilogy’ or Mount Ngauruhoe – ‘an active stratovolcano in New Zealand’ – Whatever you want to call it, it’s beautiful. And one of the many breath-taking views you’ll get to experience if you decide to hike the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, one of New Zealand’s many ‘Great Walks’. In addition to Mount
Having lived in Rotorua over the past 5 months working at Holdens Bay Holiday Park it’s fair to say we’ve turned Rotorua inside out when it comes to things to do! Taking every chance we’ve had to explore what Rotorua, or as the locals call it RotoVegas has to offer, we’ve come up with our Top 10 Things To Do in Rotorua list.
So you’ve landed in New Zealand, your working holiday visa is in hand and you’re eager to explore and earn some money to continue your travels but you have no idea where to start? Here’s where we tell you that you should fob off any idea of fruit picking and aim straight for Holiday Parks/Campsites…