How to Practice Travel Writing: An Exercise

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How to practice travel writing? Write about something else besides travel writing. Lauren and I were joking about the smell of the room the other day. She walked into the room and said it smelled like bathroom. I was frustrated by a lack of description about the smell. A bathroom smell can be many things ranging from good to terrible; lysol, bleach, sewer, mold, public, poop. With that we decided...

9 Essential Items for a Campervan Trip in New Zealand

9 Extremely Useful Items for a Campervan Trip in New Zealand If you’re planning a trip around New Zealand in a camper van, here’s a list of items you might not have thought to pack. We spent about a month between the North Island and South Island and picked up a few things along the way that made our trip just a little better. Some items are 100% necessary and...

The wifi sucks in New Zealand and here’s how to deal

Hunting for wifi in New Zealand

The need for wifi Without a connection to the world wide web, we are useless. The internet is not only essential for planning while the road, keeping in contact with family/friends, but most importantly, it’s how we make our living. Missing an email even for a few hours can lead to a missed project. Not having enough bandwidth to upload a file can lead to some unhappy clients. And if the internet cuts...