”Bula, Welcome to Fiji!”

”Bula and Welcome to Fiji, welcome home my friend!”. It doesn’t matter if you are the worst of remembering new words or not, a very short while after landing at Nadi International Airport, Fijis only airport, you will be very familiar with the word Bula. Bula is a positive greeting word meaning many things including…

Good bye New Zealand!

Our time in New Zealand has come to an end, after almost three months it is time for us to say Goodbye to New Zealand for this time. We did plan to cover both islands in three months but we completely underestimated how long it would take to see everything, especially at the speed that…

A rental car brought us more freedom

After hitchhiking for 2.5 months from the top to the bottom of the North island of New Zealand (and saving loads of money along the way) we thought it was about time to splash out and live a little luxuriously for a few days. By luxury, we don’t mean sleeping at fancy hotels and eating…

In the blink of an eye – Kiwi hospitality

Imagine carrying your heavy rucksack for many days without a shower or a proper shelter (something that stands better against strong winds and rain than a tent). You smell bad, are tired and can’t be bothered walking any more even though you must because there is no place to stay for the night. You are…

2.5 months in

After having spent two and half months in New Zealand we thought it would be fun to look back at a few of the predictions we made before we left. Most turned out just as we thought, but a few surprised us. Frida VS Jack. – Who does what first: Answer before departure // Now…