New Zealand’s Famous Abel Tasman Track – 11 Reasons it’s an Easy Multi-day Hike

New Zealand’s Famous Abel Tasman Track – 11 Reasons it’s an Easy Multi-day Hike I recently completed New Zealand’s famous Abel Tasman Coastal Track, one of the country’s nine designated ‘Great Walks’. I’d originally planned doing the hike way back in my 20s, so I’d waited an awfully long, long time to hike that trail. …

Continue reading »

What’s it Like to Pilot a Stunt Plane? My Story…

LashWorldTour piloting stunt plane in New Zealand

What’s it Like to Pilot a Stunt Plane? My Story… “Roll, roll, roll, roll!” Bug-eyed, completely surrounded by bright blue sky, I pressed the stick and watched Earth’s horizon line tilt…further, further, further…until the distant ground was under me- above my head. I was upside down in the open cockpit of a tiny stunt airplane! …

Continue reading »

Exciting House Sitting Experiences from Three Travel Bloggers

Exciting House Sitting Experiences from Three Travel Bloggers How would you like to stay in a luxurious three-story home featuring spiral staircases, a large deck pool and a suspended balcony over-looking the gorgeous coastline of Fiji’s Viti Levua island? Or how would you like to look after a beautifully landscaped garden in a plush private …

Continue reading »

Woo-hoo! Watch Me Fly a Stunt Airplane!

pilot Lash

Woo-hoo! Watch Me Fly a Stunt Airplane!  I’ll be writing a full story about my experience soon. For now, watch me pilot a plane into rolls and loops, screaming the whole way round! Thanks to flight instructor Vincent D’Ath and his wife, Alison, at U Fly Extreme for this fantastic experience in Motueka, New Zealand …

Continue reading »

BIG NEWS: My Article is Featured on A Luxury Travel Blog!

BIG NEWS: My Article is Featured on A Luxury Travel Blog! I am super thrilled to announce that my article ‘Five Unique Luxury Hotels in Singapore‘ has been featured on A Luxury Travel Blog. One of my photos was also included, right alongside professional hotel media photographs.  This is big. A Luxury Travel Blog is …

Continue reading »

News: I’ve Been Interviewed on a Budget Hotel Travel Blog

News: I’ve Been Interviewed on a Budget Hotel Travel Blog I’m excited to announce that I’ve been interviewed on yet another travel blog. This time the travel blog of a successful budget hotel website. They’ve put together a great selection of interesting and useful questions such as how travel enriches peoples’ lives, how to pack …

Continue reading »

PHOTO GALLERY: New Zealand’s Stunning Marlborough Sounds

PHOTO GALLERY: New Zealand’s Stunning Marlborough Sounds  New Zealand’s stunning Marlborough Sounds spread across the northern tip of the South Island. There the cold Tasman Sea reaches inland in a series of deep narrow fingers of turquoise water separated by densely-forested, mountainous peninsulas. It’s a remote, lightly-populated region bombarded by stiff gusty winds and rain …

Continue reading »

Five Reasons Why Traveling the World is Cheaper Than Living at Home

Five Reasons Why Traveling the World is Cheaper Than Living at Home If their claims are to be believed, thousands of people would absolutely love to give up the rat race and their mundane existence in exchange for setting off to travel the world. The biggest reason typically given for their hesitation is money. More …

Continue reading »

All About Kauri Trees – New Zealand’s Ancient Giants

All About Kauri Trees – New Zealand’s Ancient Giants In my mid-20s I planned an extensive 3-6 month cycling – hiking – camping trip around far flung New Zealand. While researching for that trip I first learned about New Zealand’s unique & massive Kauri trees, one of the country’s many unique native tree species. Kauris …

Continue reading »

My Proposed Highlights of My 3-Month Trip to New Zealand’s South Island

My Proposed Highlights of My 3-Month Trip to New Zealand’s South Island Last week I detailed my plans to minimize costs while traveling around New Zealand’s South Island on a budget for 3 months. Read that post here to learn exactly how I’ll cut down expenses considerably on accommodation, transportation and supplies. I also expressed …

Continue reading »

Older posts «