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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

Abel Tasman

Our first full day here dawned bright and sunny and since we had booked a sailing adventure today in the Tasman Bay, we were excited to get going.  863 more words

Honeymoon Part 5: Chill Nelson & Abel Tasman!

Well, we’re up to part 5 of our honeymoon trip and if you’re still reading: good job and THANK YOU! The next part of the trip, in my opinion, yields cooler stories and better photography but I guess that is up to you to decide…so keep reading because there are A LOT of photos below! 922 more words