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In Search of a Paintbrush

Te Anau, New Zealand

We have reached Te Anau, the launching pad to Milford Sound. Tonight we are scoping out a glow worm cave. Seems weird but oddly cool. 689 more words

New Zealand

Invincible Bar, Glenorchy Hotel

Drive down the arm on the West Coast Side of Lake Wakitipu, to arrive at Glenorchy. The road is narrow and winding in places, however the 40 minute or so drive from Queenstown, is intercepted with some of the most stunning landscapes you have ever seen. 244 more words

General Blog

Blue, bliss and Hugh

The blue blue water in all the lakes and rivers and streams. The scenery down here is just incredible.
Being in a quiet, friendly campsite. There are deer in the field across from us, ducks in the stream and almost no one else around. 18 more words


After the excitement of river surfing we spent the following day resting up. My shoulders were stiff and sore and Rich’s knee had swollen up. We weren’t in the greatest of shape and accomplished little more than going to Cookie Time after breakfast for a one dollar coffee and hot chocolate, getting our washing done and watching episode after episode of Breaking Bad on the laptop! 1,121 more words

Kia Ora

Kia Ora – Kiwi for be well and healthy, something impossible not to do in this outdoor and adventurous country.

If the amazing landscapes don’t inspire you, the people and their get up and keep going attitude will. 87 more words