Is Tui Brewery Really Run by the Gorgeous Women in their Ads?

Tui Brewery on the Mangatainoka River, North Island, New Zealand

I know what you are thinking, why on earth would I be going to Tui Brewery to look for gorgeous women? Just take a look at one of their television commercials: New Zealand is famous for lots of things, and according to the Tui Brewery’s advertisements, the gorgeous women who work for Tui is one of […]

Skiing on an Active Volcano in New Zealand – We Found a Snow Zombie!

skiing on an active volcano

Would you go skiing on an active volcano? My family does, along with thousands of others who enjoy skiing at Mt. Ruapehu, in the center of New Zealand’s North Island. It last erupted September 25, 2007. For some reason this doesn’t seem to worry skiers or snowboarders. This past season we were overseas enjoying northern […]

Eeewww! Stinky Bubbling Mud in Rotorua, New Zealand

Stinky Bubbling Mud

The best thing about the strong sulphur smell oozing from the bubbling mud is the reaction of children. Holding their noses and making faces as the mud boils, resembling a natural witches cauldron. Rotorua is located in the geothermal region of the North Island of New Zealand. Here you can find geysers, hot springs, boiling mud […]