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Hiking the Tongariro Crossing

“Little by little, one travels far”

J.R.R. Tolkien

An epic travel day, hiking the Tongariro Crossing in new Zealand. More pics here.

May your feet take you a little further on your journey this weekend!

Chiarina Loggia

New Zealand Part Three: worms, bin bags and glaciers

The Kiwi Bus had taken us to Waitomo, a village which contained very little. Basically, we had stopped off to see some caves. We had $35 taken from us and were then told that we weren’t allowed to take photos. 1,498 more words


Are you a Tourist?

“Expectations generally led to disappointment, but being open to whatever was there for me to discover led to awareness and delight, even when conditions were rough.” ~Aron Ralston from… 620 more words

New Zealand

Tongoriro Crossing & Northern Circuit

“Going my way?”

I picked up a British gal, Emma, at the hostel in Waitomo and we drove down to Tongariro together.  We both had our hearts set on seeing the Emerald Lakes!  291 more words