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Pororari River
New Zealand

So You Want to Do a Working Holiday in New Zealand

So you want to do a working holiday is New Zealand? Awesome! The process can seem a bit overwhelming so if you’re not sure where to start, I’ve put together a wee checklist for you. Apply for a visa. Before anything, you want to…

August 28, 2016
Nelson
New Zealand

What To Do After Arriving In New Zealand

So let’s say you make it to New Zealand – congratulations! You’re about to have the best experiences of your life. Of course, there’s always admin to deal with. It’s better to get this stuff out of the way immediately so you can start…

August 5, 2016
Nelson, New Zealand
New Zealand

Why I Chose Nelson When Moving to New Zealand

One of the most common questions I get about moving to New Zealand is, “Out of all the places, how did you choose Nelson?” New Zealand is a beautiful place with awesome places to live. Each city or town offers an array if different…

April 15, 2016
onamalatuwaterfall
Travel with me

6 Reasons You Should Work Abroad

In today’s world, there are so many options for long-term traveling. Aside from hopping on a plane and backpacking your way through Europe, you can study abroad, volunteer with the Peace Corps or similar organization, work on a cruise ship, become an au pair…

September 3, 2015
grampiansnelson
New Zealand

Nelson Update: My First Month Abroad

This week marks one month of me moving to Nelson, New Zealand! Time really flies. Uprooting my life and moving across the world has been difficult at times (not complaining though) so I haven’t been able to give as many updates as I have wanted!…

August 15, 2015
TheBoys
New Zealand

Nelson Update: Living With Boys

I know you are all curious as to how I am getting along living with three boys so I thought I would do a little introduction to the wild boys: Cayden, Nathan and Brody. I have a love/hate relationship with the boys. One minute they…

August 7, 2015
newzealandlookout
New Zealand

How I Landed A Job In New Zealand

Before graduating university, I heard horror stories: “There are no jobs!” “I’ve applied to hundreds of places but no one is getting back to me!” “I swear, no one is hiring!” I had friends that were unemployed for months after graduating college. So when I…

July 31, 2015
grampians reserve.
New Zealand

How To Get A Working Holiday Visa For New Zealand

When I decided I wanted to travel before settling into a career in the US, I came across the working holiday visa (also called working holiday scheme). I only have experience with applying as a US citizen but you can see if your country…

July 2, 2015
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