A Guide to New Zealand’s Coromandel Peninsula

The Coromandel is where Kiwis go on holiday. This scenic peninsula is located on the Eastern side of the North Island, not far from Auckland. It’s full of lush forests, rolling green hills, beautiful beaches, and small, quiet towns. It’s the perfect place for a vacation, whether you live in New Zealand or you’re just… Continue reading A Guide to New Zealand’s Coromandel Peninsula

Hot Water Beach, New Zealand // Photo Diary

If you want more personal travel stories, essays, and behind-the-scenes updates, subscribe to the Travel Daze Dispatch Newsletter for exclusive stories that you won’t see on the blog. I came to Hot Water Beach primarily to work. When I first arrived in New Zealand on March 17, I spent a couple of weeks roaming around,… Continue reading Hot Water Beach, New Zealand // Photo Diary

Visiting New Zealand’s Cathedral Cove

Cathedral Cove is the most popular attraction in Hahei, and one of the most popular places on the Coromandel Peninsula. Tourists flock here by foot, kayak, tour boat, or water taxi to see the stunning scenery and rock formations. During high tide, water infiltrates the “Cathedral”, but during low tide you can walk through to… Continue reading Visiting New Zealand’s Cathedral Cove