Category Archives: New Zealand

NZ – North Island.

The adventure continued…

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NZ – South Island.

Some of our favourite places in South Island. North Island to follow…

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Last days in NZ…

One thing I´m loving about our travels (apart from weird keyboards where the buttons don´t do what you want them to – especially tricky in Japan) is the amount of stars we can see. Though mainly they´re different to ours, … Continue reading

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Update Part the Second – best things and random things and things to go and do

Note to self, must be better at uploading things as we go along. In the meantime… 1. Sea kayaking with killer whales is the coolest thing I’ve ever done. Fact. One swam right under the water taxi we took out … Continue reading

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Update Part the First.

Free internet access at a backpackers is a wonderful thing, and full marks to the Green Monkey in Nelson where we’re currently staying. Lovely private double room, great host, and free cake every day – it’s like staying in a ski … Continue reading

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My river canyoning badge

Yesterday brought more great weather in Queenstown, so we decided to go river canyoning. That’s where you take a perfectly good – if slightly wild from the melt from ski fields – river and scramble, climb, swim, zip-line, abseil, jump, … Continue reading

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1…2…3…!

Warning: This is what happens if you leave Cas alone with a trampoline…

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To expand on the previous post…

I cannot believe just how gorgeous this country is. Our very lovely friend Julia picked us up from Christchurch airport on Friday, and since then we’ve been enjoying the Scott family’s fabulous hospitality on their farm near Palmerston on South … Continue reading

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I love New Zealand.

Fin. (will post more later plus pics 🙂 )

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