Managing Money in New Zealand for Working Holiday

40 ViewsI just wanted to write a post with regards to how I managed my money during my 9-month Working Holiday experience in New Zealand (Jun 2019 – Mar 2020). To summarize, this post will be about: How I brought money over to New Zealand How I set up my bank account How I brought

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How Much did I spend – Working Holiday New Zealand

12 ViewsOkay, this is it. I’ve done the sums and.. the truth hurts but.. my high spending is kind of expected given that I embarked on this working holiday experience after working in the corporate life for 7+ years which means that I do have the spending power and bringing money home was definitely not

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Week 37 – Uncontrolled Uncertainty looms large

16 ViewsThe world is panicking; The borders are closing up; and I may potentially be stuck. This all happened because of the decisions I made and the crazily uncertain future for me and perhaps the rest of the world. Today is Sunday night and I am sitting on the bed of my (should be) final

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Week 36 – When am I going home?

15 ViewsThere’s no answer to the question above. Many of my friends have been asking me this question (which kinds of irritates me) but I know I don’t deserve to feel irritated because they are just being concerned about my life and future. To be honest, I am quite certain that my decision to remain

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New Zealand South Island Itinerary for 12 days

25 ViewsSo this is the highlight of my working holiday – a true holiday with my family; one which did not require me to fuss about breakfast every morning and.. something which allowed me to feast like no tomorrow. Anyway, hope this itinerary will be useful as it seems like we didn’t spend a lot

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