Queenstown, New Zealand: Why I Flew First Class Yet Stayed in a Hostel

With a population of under 5 million, almost 2 million of those living in Auckland, you are 7 times more likely to come in contact with a sheep than a human in New Zealand. Couple this with the towering Southern Alps, pristine lakes, and ancient glaciers, and you can begin to understand why New Zealand remains at the top of many a traveler’s bucket list. Read on to learn about my April 2018 trip to Auckland and Queenstown, New Zealand!