Jobs I did in New Zealand

For whatever reason, if you ever think of taking a gap year to travel (or anything you like, outside your 9-5 job) , just take that brave decision and do it. Most probably, you’ll never know if there’s solid ground below, or hand to hold, or hell to pay (as Celine Dion’s beautiful song say […]

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New Zealand – Tips for backpackers

New Zealand is a tourism oriented country, which means there are competitive market for tourism and that’s mean, its a good news for backpackers. There’s a huge range of prices for transports, accommodations and activities. Although its still incomparable to travel in most of Asian countries, here’s some tips and tricks to save few bucks […]

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My current city – Hastings

–this is backdated post, written when I was there in Dec 2010– Hawke’s Bay is known as the Wine Country. Hastings, which is one of the city in Hawke’s Bay. There are lots of vineyards. But there are also apple orchards, and few stonefruit orchards. This is one of the busiest city during summer [December […]

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Photo Essay – Cape Kidnappers

Cape Kidnappers is an elevated headland located nearby Clifton (the starting point for 2 hours walk/hike) in Hawke’s Bay region, north island of New Zealand. This place will be busy between October to January for gannet nesting and thousands of them will fly from Australia or other places for mating purpose. We went there twice. […]

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A visit to Napier Prison

–this is backdated post, written when I was there in 2010– It’s a lazy week. We expecting for jobs, but no good news. The money we have is just enough for us to survive while waiting for the next pay. But we were bored. Wake up, read books, walk to park, cook, eat and watch […]

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My 10 favourite places in New Zealand

I spent almost 8 months in New Zealand on working holiday visa and here’s my list of my most favorite places in New Zealand. Many people know that New Zealand is a very beautiful country. Its nature is first class. It’s one of my favorite countries to visit. Besides that, its also backpacker friendly country. […]

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