Jess is a Wanderer at the Rodeo

Jess is a Wanderer was driving along New Zealand’s coast when signs advertised the rodeo at Opotoki. $20 later and cowboys were flying off bulls and horses like nothing I’d ever seen! There have been protests about cruelty to animals regarding the rodeo but the announcer informed us that things were all above board… I don’t know … Read moreJess is a Wanderer at the Rodeo

Pressed Café: Ottawa’s Best Breakfast Waffle Experience

Ottawa – Find out why Pressed in Ottawa has some of the best eggs benedict in the city. Pressed also features a great folks-blues inspired local artist to complement breakfast. I revisted Pressed after my first travel experience there and I’m please to say Pressed is even better and this café was fabulous before. Did … Read morePressed Café: Ottawa’s Best Breakfast Waffle Experience

Jess is a Wanderer at McLaren Falls

  Jess is a Wanderer had been recommended to visit McLaren Falls by the wonderful Shelley and Paul – our Christmas Airbnb hosts. With glowworms and waterfalls, it was the perfect place to end our stay in Tauranga. What’s more it’s free and there are no restrictions for photographs like other glowworm hotspots. McLaren Park … Read moreJess is a Wanderer at McLaren Falls

Jess is a Wanderer wishes you a Merry Christmas!

Jess is a Wanderer spent Christmas in a town called Bethlehem just outside Tauranga. Funny, right? OK, maybe not! Shelley and Paul (Airbnb hosts) were the perfect people to celebrate the festive season with.   Waking up after a few bevvies on Christmas Eve, we decided to pop down to the water as, coming from the … Read moreJess is a Wanderer wishes you a Merry Christmas!

Jess is a Wanderer at Mt Maunganui

Jess is a Wanderer decided to go for a jaunt around Tauranga’s famous mount on Christmas Eve. A muggy, overcast day didn’t disappoint with beautiful views from every direction. Walk around the base – taking around forty minutes or climb up and over, taking around ninety minutes. There is free parking all along the base … Read moreJess is a Wanderer at Mt Maunganui