MIQ lottery not as good as Lotto


Every week thousands of Kiwi’s grab a Lotto ticket dreaming of winning ‘life changing’ millions. Sure it costs a few bucks to enter the draw and the chances of winning are miniscule but the ‘hope’ it provides is actually quite joyful. Yesterday, the Government launched their MIQ lottery, just like Lotto it has the ability […]

A Guide to Weathering Storms

Rain lashes a road. Credit- Pexels

Driving through a ‘once in a lifetime’ storm has given me some insight which I am sharing to help you stay safe on the roads this winter.

Is this the scariest Ski run in the world?

Slopes Alpe d'Huez Le Tunnel

With NZ Ski season essentially upon us, many Snow bucks and Bunnies will be dreaming of the white stuff that awaits at New Zealand’s finest resorts such as Mt Ruapehu, Coronet Peak and The Remarkables. However, we stumbled upon a slope that would surely strike fear in the most accomplished of skiers/boarders. It’s set in […]

Saddle up in New Caledonia!

Mountain biking trails in New Caledonia

Mountain biking is a booming sport in New Caledonia with tracks to suit all levels of riders throughout the island and more tracks appearing regularly. From the urban trails of Noumea to mountainous tracks of central Grande Terre, prepare for thrills and spills on your New Caledonian biking adventure. New Caledonia caters for mountain bikers […]

Japan – Two Hearts, beat as one.

Tokyo Japan

Travel Experiences Although thanks to Mazda, we were in Japan to see the latest offerings in the automotive world at the Tokyo Motor Show, we still had plenty of time to immerse ourselves into the spectacle that is Japan. And as we found out, it’s not all samurai swords and ninja’s The island of Japan […]

The Most Terrifying Place in Thailand?

The way to happiness – Apparently, is by foregoing temptation, greed and desire; Oh and by crossing a bridge over hundreds of outreaching and grabbing hands! Yesterday we took a trip to the White Temple (Wat Rong Khun) in the Chiang Rai Province – from a distance the temple looks pristine, bright white in colour with […]

Holy Moly – A Ferrari Experience

Ferrari at Bathurst 12 hour The Ferrari Australasia family invited me to spend four days with them in Bathurst sampling their cars, their racing team and their overwhelming hospitality; I have now started my adoption process. We arrived early; actually VERY early; at the Elizabeth Street Showroom in Sydney for vehicle allocation and departure to […]