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Stories from New Zealand #3 - The best of North of the South island

Here is a list of my 5 favorite things I got to experience in the north of the south island…Kahurangi national park is not part of it as I didn’t get to explore but will do, one day! 418 more words


11.5km tramp

Another day of tramping for me. This time in Abel Tasman National Park. Same applied as before – get a boat to your drop off point, walk then get picked up by boat. 193 more words

Stream-chilled beer and friendly Germans: Walking the Abel Tasman, Part Two

‘Ya, Hamburg iz a veely nice place, nice and coozy’, says the friendly German guy as he chops a banana onto an already impressively high tower of fruit in his cereal bowl. 1,207 more words

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South Island, New Zealand (Pt 4)

The South Island of New Zealand was one of the most picturesque and adventurous destinations I have ever experienced in my travelling career. It is somewhere I will always seek to revisit, and have fond memories from. 1,502 more words

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Paddle boarding fun :D

Been a bit quiet as we got some work in Nelson City Holiday Park, but finally had our first day off last Tuesday and headed straight for Marahau and did a few hours of stand up paddle-boarding! 75 more words

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The Crossover

We have crossed the sea by huge Bluebridge Ferry, with our little camper stowed claustrophobically underneath, to land on the great shores of the North Island! 687 more words

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I arrived in New Zealand nearly two weeks ago, yet in true Katie fashion, I haven’t recorded any experiences beyond small notes in my journal and photos I (sometimes) remember to post to Facebook when I come across infrequent wifi hotspots. 1,586 more words

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