Lake Wanaka | Live the Kiwi Dream

Lake Wanaka | Live the Kiwi Dream

From canoeing to campfires, Wanaka boasts a ski-town feel with spectacular lakes, cozy cafes and mountains to explore. Experience them all, in any season, and live the Kiwi dream. Escape the Ordinary There are some wonderfully quirky places to see in Lake Wanaka. Stuart Landsborough’s Puzzling World is bizarre and a classic stop on any Kiwi Experience. You’ll get lost in(…)

#FeatureFriday Mr Ollie Ali

#FeatureFriday Mr Ollie Ali

Written by Tor White, Global Creative Director We are doing #FeatureFriday a little differently today. We are going to show case one of our favorite photographers we have been working with lately… We are totally committed to showing you guys a world that is real: full of real people and places and experiences… with all(…)

Christchurch | Live the Kiwi Dream

Christchurch | Live the Kiwi Dream

From whale watching and wine tasting to pop-up container malls, check out the coolest things to do in and around Christchurch, the gateway to New Zealand’s South Island and the Canterbury region. You’ve only got one life, go live the Kiwi dream. Awaken Your Spirit Large parks, forests and huge areas of flat land make Christchurch(…)

Traveling Europe by Rail: An #AskSTA Recap

Traveling Europe by Rail: An #AskSTA Recap

Planes, trains & automobiles. We may be biased about trains. How about you? Check out these tweets from our #AskSTA Chat with Co-Host @CollegeTourist!

Our Top 5 Game of Thrones Film Locations

Our Top 5 Game of Thrones Film Locations

You know nothing Jon Snow! …But we do, we know the Game of Thrones filming locations. From the Icelandic glaciers of the North to the Mediterranean seas of King’s Landing, the Game of Thrones set locations stretch three continents and six countries, after a read of this you’ll be impressing your friends with your GOT(…)

Feature Friday #starttheadventure

Feature Friday #starttheadventure

  Woop it’s Friday, it’s the start of the weekend… AND it’s the day we get to show off your amazing #starttheadventure photos. Check out our top 10 Instagram shots from this week’s adventurers. HARRIETVILLE, VICTORIA   Image by @matt.jns     SHAN STATE, MYANMAR   Image by @nicalawing     MACHU PICCHU, PERU     Image(…)

7 TOP TIPS FOR SURVIVING A FULL MOON PARTY

7 TOP TIPS FOR SURVIVING A FULL MOON PARTY

Each month up to 30,000 travellers from around the world flock to the island of Koh Phangan, Thailand for the world famous Full Moon Party. The beach erupts with neon, pulsating music, sand and fire performers entertain the crowds. If only for the atmosphere and people watching opportunities this is an experience not to be(…)

Queenstown | Live the Kiwi Dream

Queenstown | Live the Kiwi Dream

From Skydives to Canyon swings, Queenstown is the adrenaline capital of the world. Chase the thrill. Embrace the fear. Queenstown will push you completely out of your comfort zone. But if you’re looking for something a little tamer, there’s plenty of hiking and cycling trails to explore, a lake to get out on, plus you’re(…)

The Bay of Islands | Live the Kiwi Dream

The Bay of Islands | Live the Kiwi Dream

A three hour drive (or 35 minute flight) north of Auckland, Bay of Islands is an aquatic playground of 144 islands off the coast of Paihia, popular for sailing, kayaking and swimming with dolphins. From waterfalls to wine, Bay of Islands has it all. Go see for yourself and live the Kiwi Dream. Awaken Your Spirit(…)

Taupo | Live the Kiwi Dream

Taupo | Live the Kiwi Dream

From caving to cycling here’s everything you need to know about Taupo (pronounced “toe-paw”). Awaken Your Spirit   Firstly, Lake Taupo covers the majority of Taupo — it’s the size of Singapore! You can’t go to this town without having checked skydiving off your bucket list. Taupo is has the highest number of tandem skydives per year.(…)