Travel Blog Adventure-Horizontal

 

 

 

 

 

LATEST TRAVEL BLOG

On a Budget in New Zealand? 2 Two Places to Relax and Unwind.

eing on a budget in New Zealand doesn't mean you cant spend your days soaking and relaxing like a millionaire. Hidden treasures in any tourist destination are not hard to find if you know where to look. If you're looking for family-friendly natural...

Homeschooling and Working Full Time. Is it Possible?

Before we emigrated to New Zealand and were living in England, homeschooling or home education whatever you wish to call it, was something that had always interested me. Two things stopped me. Having a huge mortgage meant that we couldn’t survive on one wage alone. I owned and ran a café at the time, and I certainly wasn’t going to take two kids under 7 with me to work. Can you imagine? Sonny would have eaten all of the profits for a start. And secondly, I was under the impression that homeschoolers were a bit weird – another reason I didn’t try harder to make homeschooling an option.Homeschooling remained a distant fantasy. And off to school, they went.

How We Plan to Leave Everything Behind for a Year.

Can We Leave Everything Behind for a Year? s it possible to leave everything behind for a whole year? The house, the job, the schooling, the bills. The dog. Is that possible? Leave everything behind and go and travel the world. Take two teenagers,...

Is Fiverr a Legit Website?

Fiverr is an online marketplace where freelancers from around the world offer all sorts of tasks and services. The cheapest service will cost you… you guessed it, a fiver and the most expensive being around the $500 mark (US).

Is it legit? This is the question we n…

Living The Dream. Emigrate to New Zealand.

In August this year, we will have been living the dream in New Zealand for 8 years. I can't quite believe it. It seems just yesterday that we made the decision to emigrate to New Zealand from the UK. 8 years. So much has happened in that time. Brian and a partner...

It’s a Drama Has Exciting News!

A Note of thanks and to ask you for one more thing. This is a little note to all of you lovely followers who clicked the follow button on my WordPress site. Firstly, thank you! Secondly, I have some very exciting changes about to happen in my life. I haven't announced...

HELLO THERE!

I am Liz! I met the love of my life, Brian, in the late 80’s. We spent our first 10 years travelling around the world together, sharing a passion for travel, adventure, food and wine!

By 2004, we had become a family! We continued to travel the world and look for adventures with our little children.  By 2009 our itchy feet wanted to wander further!

In 2009, we emigrated to New Zealand. We are setting off to travel the world as a family with teenagers! Join us and let me show you that if I can do it, you can do it!

I am Liz! I met the love of my life, Brian, in the late 80’s. We spent our first 10 years together travelling around the world, sharing a passion for travel, adventure, food and wine!

We returned home to Bath, England and by 2004 we had a beautiful family. We still continued to travel the world with our little children but we had bigger plans. We wanted to emigrate!

In 2009, we took our family and emigrated to the other side of the world, New Zealand. In 2017, our next big adventure is about to happen. We are setting off to travel the world as a family with teenagers! Join us and let me show you that if I can do it, you can do it!

POPULAR TRAVEL BLOG

On a Budget in New Zealand? 2 Two Places to Relax and Unwind.

eing on a budget in New Zealand doesn't mean you cant spend your days soaking and relaxing like a millionaire. Hidden treasures in any tourist destination are not hard to find if you know where to look. If you're looking for family-friendly natural...

Living The Dream. Emigrate to New Zealand.

In August this year, we will have been living the dream in New Zealand for 8 years. I can't quite believe it. It seems just yesterday that we made the decision to emigrate to New Zealand from the UK. 8 years. So much has happened in that time. Brian and a partner...

Ideas for A Budget Weekend in Auckland with Your Family.

A Budget Weekend in Auckland with Teenagers. If you plan to visit Auckland with the family and have never been to a planetarium, then you're in for a treat. Stardome Planetarium and Observatory. Tackling a weekend city break with two teenagers while on a budget? You...

5 Fears That Every Woman Can Eventually Conquer.

Being a 46-year-old woman is wonderful. You really are in your prime. Any fears that you may have had back in your younger days are conquered. There's no better age. This is what I chant to myself as I wash the dishes each night. Last week, aged 16 and 6 weeks, the...

In Support of the Teenager​.

It has come to my attention that over the past few months of writing this blog, I may have come over as being a whinging old bag. A hormonal, moaning Brit expat. The mother of two teenagers. It dawned on me, when reading through a couple of my old posts, that the main...

Pin It on Pinterest