My first solo backpacking destination, New Zealand glows in my memory with special distinction. The North Island features pristine beaches, rugged volcanoes, vivid green hills, and unforgettable people.

The Northland

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The Northland

Mt. Taranaki, The Coromandel, and The Bay of Plenty

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Mt. Taranaki, The Coromandel, and The Bay of Plenty

Hawkes Bay

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Hawkes Bay

Gisborne, Lake Waikaremoana & the East Cape

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Gisborne, Lake Waikaremoana & the East Cape

Rotorua & Tongariro National Park

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Rotorua & Tongariro National Park

Kelli's NZ Visit

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Kelli's NZ Visit