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3 Ways to Break Out of Your Comfort Zone in West New Zealand

The author, Neale Donald Walsh once said that life begins at the end of your comfort zone.


Feb. 27, 2018

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When you truly break out of the norm and dive into the unknown, you truly start to understand who you are and what you’re made of. If you’re looking for some unique ways to expand your path of self-realization and discovery, check out some of these activities available to you on the West Coast.

Sky diving

With its inclusion in movies such as The Kingsmen and James Bond, skydiving is quickly becoming one of the most popular adrenaline-pumping sports in the world. People want to feel the wind rushing through their hair as they break out of their comfort zone and plunge into unknowingness.

At 19,000 feet, Skydive Franz offers one of the highest and most scenic jumps you'll ever do. You will definitely have time to contemplate your road to self-discovery and realization as you fall over the beautiful skyline.

When you land, you'll be free and feel as though you can truly conquer anything. Take your experience to the next level and head to Skydive Franz, voted New Zealand's best skydiving location in 2011 and 2012.

Visit a psychic

Many people visit a psychic when they’re lost or need some questions answered. Therefore, it might be an interesting way to get out of your comfort zone and gain some insight into your life from an unlikely source. Along the West Coast of New Zealand, there are many different psychics that you can visit. You could learn to see your life in a new light or even uncover a new path for you to walk along.


Spelunking is the hobby of exploring wild cave systems. As you explore caves, you not only become one with yourself but also with your ancestors. You get out of your comfort zone and dive into a dark and mysterious world that was once the environment we used to live in centuries ago. Connecting with nature and with your ancestral roots can help push you towards an atmosphere of self-discovery. The West Coast is full of these inspirational caves, but if you’re really looking for an adventure be sure to spelunk your way around the spectacular caves at Underworld Adventures in Charleston.

The West Coast is full of areas to help push you out of your comfort zone and onto the path of self-discovery. All you have to do is find the one that inspires you.