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Tongariro Alpine Crossing – Failed Attempt, October 2014

Called the best one-day trek in New Zealand and by some one of the top-ten in the world, the Tongariro Alpine Crossing located roughly in the center of the North Island is a 19.4-kilometer (12 mile) one-way hike across high alpine volcanic terrain. 890 more words

Moving To New Zealand

Travel Diaries | Wellington

It’s been way longer than I’d like since my last post! I had a MAGICAL few days in Queenstown with so many cool new friends, and didn’t set aside time to post because I was having too much fun. 533 more words

Southern Charm

Realistic embrace nature.

“Thank God, I’m alive.” That is what I was thinking when I opened my eyes this morning. I was sleeping in my cottage near the Okuku river  . 192 more words

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Great habitat for living species.

Why do I love this country? I wasn’t born and raised here. But I really love this great country, because of the people and the surroundings of nature in New Zealand.  184 more words


New Zealand

When planning our honeymoon, my husband and I really wanted to travel to a location that neither of us had visited before. And, seeing as between the two of us we have traveled to most of Asia and Europe throughout our University days, New Zealand quickly rose to the top of the list. 670 more words

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The Daily Post: Descent

Good morning from a glorious sunny morning here in Hastings.  I love sitting at the table doing my blog and watching the birds flying around in our garden.   144 more words

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Routeburn Track

Jeff here.

This past weekend was Labor Day in New Zealand. Amanda graciously gave me the gift of letting me go down south to do the Routeburn Track with some guys I worked with at SCIRT as a late Father’s Day present. 342 more words