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The Ups and downs of Vertical Lines

These travel snaps have all been chosen from a photographic feature point of view as set by Cee’s Weekly Compose Yourself Challenge. This week we are looking at Vertical Lines. 528 more words


Vacation Part 2!

Well, my vacation in the South Island is halfway over…but that doesn’t mean that the party has to stop! More driving, picture taking, and adventures with the crew. 53 more words

Travels And Events

Arthur's Pass

In the morning, we showered and said farewell to our cozy room in Dorset House Backpackers. It had been a great place to arrive at 2am. 848 more words


Tramping Part #1: Avalanche Peak

Last weekend was a long one thanks to Labour Day – something that not a single Kiwi could actually explain the meaning of for me – and so… 824 more words


Tramping in style

“Is this your ride??” – asks Nick as a massive 4WD pulls up right in front of us.

“No…. THAT is our ride!!!” – says Stephanie and pointed to the flash black James Bond villain Jaguar convertible. 1,165 more words

New Zealand

TranzAlpine, Christchurch to Greymouth

The TranzAlpine is a scenic tourist train that travels from Christchurch to Greymouth.

The journey is 223 kilometres (139 miles) one way and travels across the Canterbury plains, alongside the Waimakariri River and through the Southern Alps. 213 more words

South Island