When Shayla Gibbons left NZ her OE, she never thought she'd end up in a Thai clinic, fearing for her friend's lives.
Kiwis are a bunch of Scrooges with 50 per cent wanting to leave family members behind this Christmas.
Elizabeth Rine has embraced island life in the Tongan capital of Nuku'alofa.
Avi Duckorjones left his comfortable apartment in Manhattan for deepest darkest Africa.
Matt Curd swapped Christchurch for a new life teaching English in Japan.
It might be known for excess and skyscrapers, but the Gold Coast can do classy, too.
By the second descent I couldn't wait and gunned it, and now there was no stopping me.
Going to a kava bar in Vanuatu is like going to a corner pub after a hard day's work.
Crawl off the beach towel and there are opportunities on many Pacific islands for unique adventure activities.