What are some of the downsides to living in New Zealand? (reddit thread)

Straight talking Kiwi redditors discuss the many downsides to life in New Zealand.


Don’t Move to New Zealand

This story was originally published in August 2010 and first appeared on the discussion forum Expatexposed. A US migrant in New Zealand tells how grinding penny pinching becomes a way of life in NZ with nothing to compensate it, rather than a short term measure to get ahead. The poster also tells of how carefully…

What Kiwis Say About NZ – “How did NZ become so f***ed up?? Your guess is as good as mine, but there is a definite inter-generational pattern of abuse & neglect”

This is part of our “what Kiwis say about NZ” project first hand accounts of life for the locals in New Zealand. You’ll see many commonalities between articles in this series and those from Migrant Tales. Today’s article comes from a comment that was made in a thread here at E2NZ.org, written by someone returning…