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Go On a Road Trip With Us? | #SosBolz in NZ

4 years ago by Solenn

Happy new year, guys! Want to start the year with something that will hopefully make you smile—the third and final vlog in my New Zealand travel series. (You can watch the video below and read the first and second entries here.)

This video pretty much sums up all that Nico and I did and went through during our amazing vacay in New Zealand. If you’re thinking of making a trip, go do it! Our trip covered the South Island and we ended up going to Kaikoura, Christchurch, Wanaka, and Queenstown. If you want some tips, here’s a list of stuff to do, places to see, and things to eat.

Must-Sees and Must-Dos in the South Island

Malborough Sounds

Lake Pukaki and Mount Cook

Franz Josef and Fox Glacier

Milford Sound

The Catlins

Otago Peninsula

Kaikoura Coast

Glenorchy Drive (for LOTR fans)

Wine hopping in Otago

Must-Dos in Queenstown

Hike Ben Lomond

Bungey or swing

Go jet boating

Drive to Glenorchy

Drive around Wanaka

Go fly fishing or hunting

Go on an LOTR tour

Go mountain biking

Go on a wine tour

Walk around Lake Wakatipu

Restaurants/Food in Queenstown to Try

Rata – for the bar

Gibbston – for the wine flight

The tiny bar at Eichardt’s – for the spritz

Vudu – for the coffee

Bespoke Kitchen – for the coffee

Botswana Butchery – for the meat

Fergbaker – for the meat pie

Fergburger – smash a burger here

Fishbone – for the smoked butter and green liped mussels

Joe’s Garage – for breakfast

No. 5 Church Lane – also for brekky

Other things to try anywhere: Bluff oysters, sourdough, crayfish, and whitebait

And if you thought what we did in the vlog was fun, here are some links to check out if you want to encounter dolphins in Kaikoura, rent a camper van, or eat in Kaikoura, Christchurch & Wanaka. Leaving some photos of our trip also below… and if you have more suggestions, just leave a comment! 🙂



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