Horse Riding in Queenstown

  Exploring Middle Earth on horseback? Check. My horse had a hay fever that day, but it didn’t dampen his spirit. Our bottoms hurt the next day, yes, but we didn’t care. It was glorious. Photos by Arnold Hozana

Queenstown

Queenstown is a resort town built at the edge of Lake Wakatipu. It is known as the adventure capital of New Zealand, boasting hundreds of adventure tourism activities such as skiing, snowboarding, jet boating, whitewater rafting, bungy jumping, mountain biking, paragliding, and sky diving. All these excitement aside, however, Queenstown is a very beautiful and…

My Lipcolor Faves! (Updated)

I love me some lip colors! Over the years, my makeup routine has changed. I went from all-around heavy on the eye (insert: dark eyeshadow, eyeliner and mascara) to just curl my eyelashes, blush and some color to my lip! Lip colors can really brighten your face, and I do feel, especially when you’re sitting…

Let’s do some OOTD!

Let’s take some photos! (And since my place is on the highest level, the lift ride plus the full-length mirror makes the perfect #ootd moments!) ย  Anyway I’m not what you call a fashionista, but sometimes it’s just good to have fun with my outfits! I hardly have the time to shop outside these days,…

The Road to Queenstown

Before this trip, I don’t think I fully appreciate the term “scenic drive”. The pictures here were taken during our drive from Te Anau to Queenstown, and just when I thought the scenery couldn’t get prettier, we turned around the bend and saw the huge Lake Wakatipu, so blue it’s like an oil painting. We…

Milford Sound Cruise

Milford Sound is one of the many fiords within Fiordland National Park. Carved by glaciers during the ice age, it winds 15 km inland from the Tasman Sea, flanked by steep rock faces on either side. Lush rain forests grow on the cliffs and when it rains, as it often does, countless waterfalls cascade down…

The Road to Milford Sound

I’m sorry for the lapse, dear readers. I’m well aware that I’m still posting photos from our road trip in New Zealand 2 months ago, but work has been keeping me busy. Do you have the same problem? Looking at these photos really takes me back, though, and reaffirms my dream to one day be…