From beautiful lakes, hiking trails and hot springs to the classy restaurants and fun bars of Eat Streat, Rotorua has got to be one of the most exciting places to visit in NZ. I'm Sean Russell, Duck Driver and Rotorua local, and my blogs are all about the things I love about living here and the places I've explored myself. There's something really cool about inspiring others to get out and enjoy the secret places that make Rotorua so special! Have a read, enjoy, and I hope to see you out on the lake (or walking the Tarawera Trail, or mountain biking in the Redwoods!)

Sean Russell

School Holiday Tours for the Whole Family

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I don’t know if its just me but kids seem to on School Holiday more than actually at school. However … Continue reading →

The Most Engaging Tours in Rotorua

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To me an engaging tour is one that both entertains and informs while leaving me with a lasting experience. It’s … Continue reading →

Things To Do In Rotorua Without A Car

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If you have flown or taken the bus into Rotorua, you may be looking for things to do without a … Continue reading →

Things to do in Rotorua with Dogs

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As someone who owns two dogs myself it sometimes seems like the world is out to get you and you … Continue reading →

Things to do in Rotorua – New Zealand’s best ‘hot’ spot

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Rotorua is the tourism capital of the North Island. With so many things to do in Rotorua I thought I’d … Continue reading →

Eco-Tourism in Rotorua and New Zealand

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Eco-Tourism is taking off around the world as more people become aware of the need to preserve our planet. Rotorua … Continue reading →



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