What to Eat on New Zealand’s North Island

It’s been a while since I did a food post, so it’s high time! We recently got home from a whirl-wind trip to the Coromandel Peninsula on New Zealand’s North Island, and wouldn’t you know: we had to eat. Here’s the run-down of all the delicious things we ate and what we recommend to you on your next trip to the North Island!

4 Days in Whitianga

When we decided to head back to New Zealand to explore its North Island, we had a hard time deciding where to spend our limited time. New Zealand relies heavily on road tripping, and it seemed like all the things we were interested in were at least 2-3 hours apart. Until we settled on Whitianga.Continue reading “4 Days in Whitianga”

Air New Zealand Business Class SFO-AKL

While missing out on an entire day of our trip was not at all in the plan, neither was flying Air New Zealand’s incredible Business Class—but we are thankful for the opportunity! Check it out and put “fly Air New Zealand Business” on your shortest “to do” list!

What to Know Before You Visit the Coromandel Peninsula

Who loves a beach vacation? I sure do! Each winter, my husband Steve and I take a summery trip to get a break from the cold and gray days. This time around we picked the Coromandel Peninsula, a beautiful region on New Zealand’s North Island. And since my home base of D.C. got nearly aContinue reading “What to Know Before You Visit the Coromandel Peninsula”