My latest  adventures

My latest  adventures

May 12, 2018

Today's guest post on New Zealand is by Isabelle Kenyon from Fly on the Wall Poetry. Isabelle  is a UK based poet and a graduate in Theatre: Writing, Directing and Performanc...

May 7, 2018

So, you wanna go to New Zealand. It’s your dream, right? You’ve been dedicated to saving and planning the adventure of a lifetime until out of the blue your friend drops out....

March 29, 2018

Napier. Liveable, sunny, charismatic and charmingly Art Deco. It’s the kind of city that’s popular with mum and dad, but that doesn’t mean that you should be leaving it off y...

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This blog is a site that aims to inspire, advise and encourage travel by sharing stories and guides. I really hope you get something out of this, whether it’s as big as finding the courage to take a sabbatical from work or study to travel, or as small as finding something new to do next weekend. Whatever it is, step out of your comfort zone, visit that destination that has been at the back of your mind since your teens, and put into motion what you’ve been putting off for years.


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Hey, I'm Emma

Fuelled by wanderlust, curiosity and a little restlessness, a natural at budget travel, so naturally, a travel blogger. An experienced chef, a proud kiwi, and a burgeoning photographer. And my old friends reading and writing? We go way back.

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Thailand & Myanmar

Napier, Lake Waikeremoana, Wellington - NZ

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Taranaki - New Zealand

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