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Kayaking in Abel Tasman NP

Days 88-89 Abel Tasman National Park
Abel Tasman NP (named after the Dutch explorer who first discovered NZ)  is home to stunning scenery, walks & water activities. 183 more words

New Zealand

Abel Tasman, New Zealand

Abel Tasman is one of the most northern points of New Zealand’s south island, and is a place of simply extraordinary beauty. If you’ve read some of my other blog posts, you’ll know that I’m a fan of trekking and exploring a place on foot and when I spent time in New Zealand, I was no different. 395 more words


Lost and found

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We woke up in a fiery furnace, a combination of sun streaming through the curtains and sun burn. The aloe vera came out before the tea had even brewed and was liberally applied to both of us. 940 more words

South Island New Zealand

What Doesn't Kill You...

Abel Tasman is a beautiful place. The landscape is drastically different than the southern part of North Island. I am reminded of the Appalachian mountains if they hadn’t been eroded by glaciers. 586 more words

Travel Series

Day 186: Abel Tasman

I’ve long wanted to visit Abel Tasman, located north on the south island.  I’ve heard many wonderful things as well as seen some amazing photos of this area.   300 more words

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New Zealand: Week 19 and 20

The One With All The Tramping

The Summer Holidays are here and all that stands between me and another road trip is just a bit of packing. 634 more words

General Adventures

Paddling in paradise

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Abel Tasman, I am struggling to write about Abel Tasman. Words are not really enough to describe the freedom, beauty, and warm feeling you get from this place. 1,483 more words

South Island New Zealand