Our first adventure was to Tauranga, a great little seaside town on the east coast. The perfect location if you’re looking for a lowkey weekend getaway as you don’t have to search far and wide for things to do during … Continue reading “Two nights in Tauranga”
What is MIQ you may ask? Most countries aren’t familiar with this process, however, “Managed Isolation Quarantine” is required when entering New Zealand while borders remain closed to fight the spread of Covid-19. For many, it is hard to comprehend … Continue reading “Life in NZ MIQ”
Kia Ora – The first words you hear stepping onto the plane, the greeting followed by a blessing welcoming you to the MIQ facility.. If you’re unfamiliar with this term, “Kia ora is a warm… greeting you’ll hear throughout New … Continue reading “Welcome aboard Air Ciwi”
a Canadian exploring life as a Kiwi
Hello! I’m Jodi-lynn, a 20 something Canadian born and raised on beautiful Vancouver Island, Canada, now exploring life on the islands that make up New Zealand.
While the boarders remain closed, I started this blog to open my adventures to others as I take on this new journey. Wether it’s the beach or the city, I hope to share with you what a taste of the Kiwi life is like through the eyes of a Canadian.
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