Here you’ll find detailed travel guides, storytelling through beautiful photo journals of my favourite locations around New Zealand and informative advice to help you plan your own unique New Zealand travel experience.


12 Best Places for Breakfast in Queenstown

If you’re wondering where to find the best places for breakfast in Queenstown, this post [...]

1 Comment

20 Fun Things to Do in Milford Sound + Essential Guide to Visiting in 2023

With its towering peaks, hundreds of waterfalls, lush rainforests and majestic fiords Milford Sound tops [...]

Top 21 Foods in New Zealand You Must Try

Although food probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of New [...]

15 Best Things To Do in Cromwell, New Zealand

Are you looking for the best things to in Cromwell? Then this article will have [...]

Driving Cromwell to Queenstown: 10 Best Places to Stop Along the Way

Cromwell is a small town in the Central Otago region about a 50 minute drive [...]

The Ultimate Queenstown Travel Guide 2023

Queenstown is an adventurer’s paradise. From high mountain peaks to lush forests and idyllic lakes, [...]


10 BEST Things To Do In Queenstown For The Adventurous!

If you, like me, love adventure and a good dose of adrenaline every now and [...]

Jet Boating in Queenstown for your next adventure!

Are you entertaining the idea of jet boating through one the fast-flowing rivers in Queenstown [...]

10 First Time Skydiving Tips in Queenstown, New Zealand

Skydiving in Queenstown, New Zealand, is an experience you won’t soon forget. Not only is [...]


Driving from Queenstown to Milford Sound: Everything You Need to Know + 18 Best Places to Stop Along the Way

The drive from Queenstown to Milford Sound is 288 kilometers (179 miles) long and one [...]

15 BEST Places to Stop on the Drive from Glenorchy to Queenstown

Glenorchy is a small town located at the northern end of Lake Wakatipu about a [...]

Queenstown 3 Day Itinerary: How to Spend 3 Days in Queenstown, New Zealand

Queenstown, New Zealand is a popular tourist destination often referred to as the adventure capital [...]



Hi there! I’m Heather, the writer and photographer behind New Zealand Wanderer. A place where you can find useful information and inspiration for your next New Zealand travel adventure!

learn more

Latest From Blog