New Zealand

10 Natural Wonders Around The Globe That Are Criminally Underappreciated

Posted 12 days ago in Asia

1 min readWho’s in charge of the ‘Wonders of the World’ list anyway? We have a real bee in our bonnet that having seven official “Wonders of the World” is a crime against some stunning places deserving of a spot. Frankly, we’re not having it. Between us, we’ve seen hundreds of genuinely astonishing, awe-inspiring places … Continue reading 10 Natural Wonders Around The Globe That Are Criminally Underappreciated

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Embassy Friends! Irish & New Zealand Embassies To Open As Relationship Reaches New Heights

4 min readThere’s long been a strange spiritual connection between the people of Ireland and our far-flung friends of New Zealand. In fact, one-in-six Kiwi’s claim Irish lineage and despite us being over 18,500km away from each other the relationship has never felt that distance.

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Teach NZ: Kiwi Teacher Shortage ‘In Crisis’ With Recruitment Drive Coming to Dublin

2 min readDespite having the greatest rugby team ever to play the game, impossibly beautiful landscapes, great healthcare and one of the world’s highest standards of living (3rd), New Zealand has a problem. The teaching shortage in NZ has now officially become ‘ a crisis’.

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[INFOGRAPHIC]: 2017 Cost Of Living in New Zealand

1 min readEach year we help thousands of excitable, wide-eyed Irish travellers embark on a big adventure to all corners of the globe. One area that’s growing in popularity faster than any other is New Zealand, with Working Holiday Visas issued for the Land of the Long Cloud continually closing the gap on those who base … Continue reading [INFOGRAPHIC]: 2017 Cost Of Living in New Zealand

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Ranking The Best City Stopovers On The Way East

Posted 7 months ago in Asia

11 min readDublin to Tokyo? 9,579km. Dublin to Sydney? 17,204km. Dublin to Auckland? 18,167km. You don’t need us to tell you that’s a monster distance and unsurprisingly, you won’t be able to from A to B without a stopover. Long haul stopovers are either a painful and necessary evil or a massive opportunity to explore … Continue reading Ranking The Best City Stopovers On The Way East

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New Zealand Following Oz Lead With Visa Restrictions Before Year End

2 min readThe week started with Australian PM declaring ‘Australians must have priority for Australian jobs”, as he announced a planned abolition of the two/four year sponsorship visa – the 457 visa.

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NEW: Medical Student? Work in New Zealand After Finishing Your Degree

2 min readMore and more doctors every year are choosing to take a year out after training to work abroad. The trend of medical students choosing to emigrate rather than beginning their careers in Ireland is well documented. For medical grads deciding to undertake the move, the most popular of these destinations is New Zealand. The … Continue reading NEW: Medical Student? Work in New Zealand After Finishing Your Degree

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NEW: Teach in New Zealand Visa Programme. Massive Opportunity For Irish Graduates!

2 min readRecently graduated in teaching but still feeling the urge to travel? This is going to be a head turner… New to 2017, we are launching our Teach in New Zealand Working Holiday Programme! Why? Well to put it mildly, demand for qualified primary and secondary school teachers across beautiful New Zealand is currently … Continue reading NEW: Teach in New Zealand Visa Programme. Massive Opportunity For Irish Graduates!

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Brilliant Infographic Shows What Each Country In The World Does Best!

Posted a year ago in Asia

1 min readThey say that everybody is best at doing something, whether that’s playing football (Lionel Messi) or blowing Malteasers up in the air and catching them in your mouth (my cousin Adele). Can the same be said for a country?

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Air NZ & Ronan Keating’s ‘Summer Wonderland’ Is Actually Pretty Funny

0 min read“Em, Roman, I’m not feeling wintery, it’s like 30 degrees outside…” New Zealand Air, apart from being voted the best airline in the world for the fourth year running, are also pretty damn good at making ads. Their new Christmas effort featuring R̶o̶m̶a̶n̶  Ronan Keating and NZ child star Julian Dennison is no … Continue reading Air NZ & Ronan Keating’s ‘Summer Wonderland’ Is Actually Pretty Funny

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