NEW ZEALAND

When flying into Christchurch, hire a car and do a driving itinerary of the South Island. This will allow you to spend some time in the city itself and then trek further beyond, trailing the Pacific Ocean as you go.

TOP 10 TREE HOUSES IN THE WORLD

We go out on a limb to show you the best tree houses nestled around the globe. From a rain forest in Costa Rica to the Balinese jungle, these humble abodes will have your travel plans branching out in no time.

TOP 5 TRAVEL BOOKS

If the thought of spending hours waiting in airports sans reading material gives you anxiety just like us, check out these perfect travel inspired stories.

TOP TRAVEL QUOTES

If I’d learnt one thing from travelling, it was that the way to get things done was to go ahead and do them. Don’t talk about going to Borneo. Book a ticket, get a visa, pack a bag, and it just happens.

THIS ISLAND LIFE

There’s nothing like the feeling you get when you’re counting down till your next holiday. Especially when that holiday includes an island, 3 of your best girlfriends, sunshine and a whole lot of cocktails.

CALIFORNIA DREAMING

My mind is racing with fantasy plans of running away and never returning, but I know going home is inevitable. I know when I get home, home will still be the same. But something in my mind has changed, and for me, that has changed everything.

MIDDLE EARTH

Hobbiton is one of the world’s only preserved film sets. Upon arrival, you’ll notice that the site actually looks like people live there. The set is maintained for the tour groups that arrive en mass and even if you’re not a fan, I guarantee you will be impressed.

LA LA LAND

In life, as in travel, I truly believe you need to experience things for yourself. This became even more apparent for me when I visited Los Angeles for the first time.

THE BAHAMAS

I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect from The Bahamas, but I was pretty sure it would be nothing short of spectacular. Was I right? You bet.