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I know when I am away from home, especially overseas I love to visit local markets. I guess I am always hopeful for a bargain. One other great advantage of Markets, is you quite often get to meet the person behind the product, i.e. the farmer who produced the goods or the person you actually made the […]

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Places to Visit In New Zealand – Tarawera Falls

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When thinking of places to visit in New Zealand, one is confronted with many options and choices as to what to see and do. As a tour coach driver I am extremely blessed, as I am able to visit many places the general traveller/tourist normally wouldn’t got to. One of these places to visit in […]

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A Holiday in New Zealand A Brief Overview Of The North Island

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In this post I will give you a brief overview of items to consider when contemplating a Holiday in New Zealand. So many times I get asked what to do, where to go and where to start etc. Well I guess one of the best places to start your holiday in New Zealand is Auckland, […]

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Things To Do In New Zealand Balloons Over Waikato

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Here is a  collection of videos from the recent Balloons over Waikato event held in April 2011. This annual event attracts visitors and competitors, not only from all over New Zealand but also from all over the world. The Waikato is the heart of dairy farming in New Zealand and some of the most expensive […]

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A Campervan Holiday In New Zealand Must Include Balloons Over Waikato

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Now well established as an annual event, the Balloons over Waikato Festival is a spectacular display of hot air balloons held in the dairy farming heartland of the North Island, the Waikato and just has to be a must include, when on your campervan holiday in New Zealand. This was a bit of a spur […]

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Things To Do In New Zealand – Play Golf

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In the South Island, The Hills Golf Course in Arrowtown, has played host, to the New Zealand Golf Open. Providing the backdrop is the Remarkable Ranges which flanks one side of Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown and most certainly one of those things to do in New Zealand to play golf. Despite a population of only […]

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6 Things To Do In Auckland New Zealand

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I wanted to write another blog post about my beloved home town Auckland New Zealand. So what better way than list 6 things to do in Auckland? Visit the Auckland Sky Tower;   The Sky Tower and Casino were built between 1994 and 1997 and the tower is the tallest building in the southern hemisphere […]

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