After spending a few months cycle touring both the North and South islands between December 2014 and April 2015 we have come up with our top ten tips for anyone else considering New Zealand for a future bike tour.
So one the first question on many people lips that we have encountered during our current cycle tour around New Zealand has not been why cycling or even where have you been, its why are you vegan??
With so many people asking us about the fact we are following a vegan diet and interested in just what it is we eat we are happy to announce we have just launched a new YouTube channel ‘Cuppleditch Kitchen‘ focusing on answering these questions.
The main reason we requested this WWOOFing (Willing Workers On Organic Farms) opportunity was to gain experience and practical skills in yurt building, as this is a aspiration of ours in the future. Here is a little video of the construction.
This is a follow up to my previous post A Girls Guide To Cycle Touring: Part 1.
After our American adventure last year and many mini tours I have come some new conclusions and have a new batch of tips:
So after a small hiccup of mixing up the airports we were warmly greeted by our first WWOOFing (Willing WOrkers On Organic Farms) hosts Keith and Maree. They live in a beautiful location amid the green pastures of northern Auckland. Their property is surrounded by lush rolling greenland with energetic live stock and a picturesque lake that was pleasant on the eye.
After dragging my birthday out for a record 3 months I finally got my last surprise, courtesy of Helen!