My Big Road Trip Blog

Mt Cook as seen from Braemar Station

New Zealand Heals My Soul

New Zealand. It was during geography lessons in school when I first learned about this country. But it wasn’t until my honeymoon that I first set foot on it. Thus began a long-term love...

Cataract Gorge, Launceston

8-Day Itinerary Around Tasmania

As this was my first trip to Tasmania, I didn’t want to cram too many items onto my itinerary. Wherever I go to a new place, I would prefer to just suss things out...

View from Mt Wellington's Summit

Tasmania: Hobart – The Idyllic City

Hobart Some say that Hobart’s climate is similar to that of Wellington’s. I couldn’t agree more. We arrived on a Friday afternoon and boy was it windy! Still, it was a sunny day and...

Tasmania: Freycinet Marine Farm Oysters

I’d be lying if I said that my only reason for visiting the Freycinet Peninsula was to climb to the Wineglass Bay Lookout. It was also for the other jewel in my dictionary that...

Tasmania: Coles Bay: Review of Hazards Escape

Hazards Escape The Freycinet Peninsula may be a popular holiday destination, especially for folks who wish to visit Wineglass bay. However, the availability of affordable accommodation options around the area, particularly around Coles Bay,...