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Road Trip

We hit the road on Saturday and headed to the rugged West Coast to attend my sisters engagement party. Here is a photo journal of our journey from one side of the beautiful South Island to the other. 30 more words

Mrs Adorable

Guy Mckinnon on mountaineering

I don’t know about you, but I was in awe when I heard about DOC ranger Guy Mckinnon’s incredible Mt Aspiring climb in the news recently (and even more so when I saw a photo of the peak he climbed—it was stupid, crazy, steep!). 409 more words


#CIJRoadTrip – New Zealand: Dunedin

Contributor post by Michelle of EviesToolEmporium

Let’s travel to New Zealand – Dunedin with Kaz from TangerineToes

1. What city do you live in? What makes it special? 490 more words


Cycle touring the South Island of New Zealand

Georgie Fyfe-Jamieson had long dreamed of touring the south island of New Zealand, and it didn’t disappoint.

We woke up to beautiful birdsong and a rainbow, and when the clouds high up in the mountains started to clear, we could see fresh snow sprinkled on the peaks.  1,515 more words

Where To Ride

Temple Basin Track

Last Saturday, July 26th, the weather was scheduled to be great, but cold.  So Jeff and I decided to hike the Temple Basin Track in the Southern Alps just past Arthur’s Pass Village.  433 more words

July 14

This week has been full of some of the sweetest memories I will ever have. It started off with a drive across the country to the west coast. 245 more words

Drive from Christchurch to the West Coast via Arthur’s Pass, NZ

February 28, 2014

Our glorious blue skies from the previous morning had sadly turned gray for our drive through Arthur’s Pass via route 73. Once out of the Christchurch city sprawl we quickly climbed into the golden hills of the drier side of the mountain range. 402 more words