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Nightmare at Nichols Falls

“Okay, before we get going, one rule. No fake scaring one another.”

“Yeah, of course not. Definitely not,” Mary’s voice sounded thin as she uttered her agreement. 963 more words

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An Afternoon in Devonport

Everyone we talked to in Auckland told us we had to spend a day in Devonport. After several rainy days, we finally got our chance. We hopped onto the ferry, and a short ten minutes later we were strolling through the quaint seaside town. 638 more words

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Why there’s more to Wellington than first thought

Wellington is more than just a political capital city; the city has expanded over the years to become an entertaining and interesting travel destination in its own right. 569 more words


A night in a Silo

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to have a short break (more like an extra long weekend!) in South Island of New Zealand. The original plan was to spend a few days on the mountain, but it is too warm now… so we had to make a few changes in the iteniary and settle for a relaxing time in Canterbury. 140 more words


superb backcountry

I would have to say the highlight of this trip was having the opportunity to do some spring backcountry touring from Treble Cone  . This is a fantastic day out , despite requiring some serious fitness to walk up this mtn  & ski down on untouched fresh snow. 135 more words


Sara Bareilles' First New Zealand Tour

What do you say to describe a more than awesome evening?

Last Friday, 26th of September, R and I traveled to Auckland to watch the long awaited concert of Sara Bareilles. 1,382 more words

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A Forgotten Blog Post: Day In the Museum

I woke up to the sound of a uni worker scraping ice off of our roof. Up in the mountains, snow had claimed every craggy peak and crevice. 734 more words

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