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New on 500px : Golden Dawn by EliaLocardi

On the edge of Lake Wanaka, there stands a lone tree that grows just off the rocky shore. Over the years, I’ve seen dozens of phenomenal photographs of this location but now having experienced it in person, even the best photos seem to pale in comparison to actually being there. 66 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

Franz Josef, New Zealand

New Zealand is a fantastically beautiful country and it is almost impossible to pick a favourite place but for me, Franz Josef was pretty special. I arrived after hitching a ride from Wanaka, where I’d spent a few days relaxing on the shores of Lake Wanaka. 817 more words


12/09/2014 - 523 days/46904 miles

From the Franz Josef Glacier, I continued south towards Wanaka, with a quick stop at the Fox Glacier on the way.
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Motorcycle Travel

Queenstown's Little Sister

November 27th – December 5th

Once again the forecast predicted rain (why am I not surprised anymore?), once again I decided to “run”.
It had, of course, absolutely nothing to do with the fact that Queenstown is crazy expensive and the holiday park I was staying at, while really pretty, felt more like a car park, as we were all that close. 1,848 more words


Queenstown's kleine Schwester

27. November – 5. Dezember

Wieder einmal war Regen vorhergesagt (warum wundert mich das nur nicht mehr), wieder einmal beschloss ich zu “fliehen”.
Das, und die Tatsache, dass Queenstown auf Dauer einfach sehr teuer ist und der Campingplatz, auf dem ich war, zwar hübsch, aber extrem eng war. 1,749 more words



As we wound down the roads from the icy peaks of Fox & Franz Josef, the roads growing ever more windy and scenic as we drove alongside Lakes Hawea and Wanaka. 715 more words