This blog post is long overdue, but now that I've recovered from the jet lag and adjusted back to North Carolina time, I can finally share my last week in New Zealand. I spent my final week exploring New Zealand's majestic South Island! The South Island is probably one of the most incredible places on … Continue reading South Island Adventures
Today marks my last day in Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand. This city is amazing.
The past two weeks in Auckland have been incredible. I've met with professors and academic experts to further my research into the electoral system of New Zealand. I've realized that coffee is the one absolute thing that money should be spent on - even when you're trying to spend as little money as possible. I've … Continue reading Hobbits, Volcanoes, and Ferry Rides
I am now entering my fifth day of living in Auckland and a few things have changed from when I first arrived. I now know my way around the central business district of the city pretty well, well enough to walk around without a map. I know which restaurants are close to my apartment and … Continue reading Bus Passes, Library Cards, and a School Visit
After nearly 20 hours of flying from Charlotte to Los Angeles and Los Angeles to Auckland, New Zealand, I have finally settled into my AirBnB in central Auckland.