Biking, Cycling Trips, New Zealand, Wine Tasting, Wining and Dining

Hawkes Bay Winetasting on a Bike!

Hawkes Bay and its surrounding areas has some of New Zealands most stable climate and is therefore an ideal place to grow wine grapes. Tour operators running wine tasting day trips are plentiful, but renting a bike will save you money which instead could be used for the two to ten dollar fees that most […]

New Zealand, Wine Tasting, Wining and Dining

Stingrays, Winetasting and Sunrises in Gisborne

Gisborne is known as the surfing capital of New Zealand and the regional capital of New Zealand’s Eastern Cape. The region is known for its good conditions to grow fruits, nuts and wine grapes. Right when we got to Gisborne we went to a place called Smash Palace where we had ordered wine tasting, which […]

Australia, Wine Tasting, Wining and Dining

Hunter Valley and Barrington Tops

Driving from Sydney we got a chance to stop by Cessnock in the Hunter Valley to do some wine tasting. The McGuian winery pulled out around ten different wines for us to taste, which made the rest of the drive up to Barrington Tops more fun. As soon as we arrived the Twistops Retreat in […]

Argentina, Gourmet Dining, La Paz to Buenos Aires Adventure, Wining and Dining

Dining in Buenos Aires, the Paris of South America

Normally I would not even mention food in my travel blog, but for our stay in Buenos Aires our restaurant meals deserve a chapter to themselves when talking about our travel experience in this city. Here we have eaten like never before on our trip and would like to share our reccommendation of some of […]

Argentina, La Paz to Buenos Aires Adventure, Wine Tasting, Wining and Dining

The Wine Region of Cafayate

Around 200 kilometers south of Salta is a valley called Cafayate which is known for its good conditions for growing wine, having around 240 sunny days a year. I had booked a 12 hour day trip that would take me there starting with an early hotel pickup at our hotel in Salta around 7 o’clock. […]