Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
Hi all! My name is Austin and I was born and raised in a small town of Greenwood, Arkansas with 9,299 other people. The first time I set foot in an airport was in August of 2014 to head to college orientation in California and I just recently got my passport in February. I am currently a Psychology major, Computer Science minor headed into my Junior year of college at Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, CA – which is 45 minutes east of LA. My favorite hobby is photography of all kinds and I also love hiking, camping, fishing, partying, and getting out of my comfort zone!
If you are planning on doing a North Island road trip, I suggest stopping in Taupō. A few friends of mine, and myself, decided that we wanted to do the Tongariro Crossing about a month ago so we rented a car and got a little B&B. I didn’t think much… More
Here in New Zealand “Spring Break” is two weeks long. If you are planning on studying here you might be wondering “What will I do with all that time?!” I suggest you go on a two week long road trip of the South Island so that you get to see the country… More
After getting to explore and hike around Auckland from 6 in the morning (when we landed) to 8 pm that night. After going to the wonderful, sulfur smelling and thermal infested area of Rotorua. After going to a recreated Maori Village and get to participate… More
In four days I will start a journey – one that I wanted to go on for so long. A journey that I have dreamt about but didn’t actually think that I would get to do. One that is going to make my mom cry for several days after I am gone. One where I hopefully… More