March 2016

Funny travel story - restaurant and waiter

Funny Travel Story: When Your Waiter Gets Arrested

One of my formative travel experiences was a low, low, low budget trip to Egypt with my best friend Fiona. We were typical poverty stricken London University students, but that didn’t stop our adventuring ways.

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America's Cup Sailing Experience in Auckland

America’s Cup Sailing Experience in Auckland

When NZ won the America’s Cup sailing race in 2000 it was a big deal. The nation was celebrating and we hopped on a ferry from Waiheke Island where we lived to downtown

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Earth Hour fun

3 Fun Things to Do During Earth Hour

My mum was a midwife and she still claims that nine months after a powercut there would be a local babyboom. I guess entertainment options are limited when there is no electricity

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Health Essentials for Busy Women

The 5 Health Essentials for Busy Women

When I was young I didn’t appreciate my good health and abused my body by smoking a pack of cigarettes a day and partying fartoo much. I’m often astonished by how resilient

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Hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing: a Classic New Zealand Adventure

True friends add fun to life. Like family, they know you better than anyone else and love you just the way you are but without any of the emotional baggage that can affect family

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