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Abel Tasman National Park

Just when you think it can’t get any better, we spent a day in Abel Tasman National Park! 686 more words

PHOTOS: Abel Tasman National Park

I’m in the middle of a speed round, spending just a night or two in different places as I make my way down the west side of the South Island. 415 more words

Solo Travel

Day 43: Crowdfunding a Beach?

In January of this year, the owner of a section of beach in the heart of Abel Tasman National Park was put up for sale. The owner listed the beach as “rare and stunning location offers a once in a life time opportunity for private ownership of your very own beach and land package in idyllic Awaroa.” Seven hectares in size in one of the most beautiful beaches in NZ.  284 more words

Kiwi Quirks

STAY - Perfect spot in Kaiteriteri

Tucked away in Kaiteriteri, right on the doorstep of Abel Tasman National Park, is this little oasis – and ‘oasis’ is the best word to describe Wall Street Accommodation’s compact studio apartment because in the garden outside your door is the most beautiful natural pool that guests are welcome to use during their stay. 78 more words


'You're so in sync but you're not going anywhere' - Abel Tasman sea kayaking

21st August

Today we tried freedom sea kayaking. So without an instructor, two virgin kayakers, were let loose in the sea secured into a small plastic boat. 569 more words

New Zealand

'This is Marahau, welcome to paradise' - Abel Tasman

19th and 20th August

We started our day with the free breakfast provided by what was fast becoming our favourite hostel. As the rain persisted in the sunshine capital of New Zealand we took our time enjoying something other than cornflakes and powdered milk. 474 more words

New Zealand