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Two Glaciers, Many Streams & Towering White-Tipped Peaks...

…must mean we’re on the wild southwestern coast of NZ! In this entry you’ll see photos from both Franz Josef & Fox Glaciers, as well as shots from the temperate rain forest to which these glaciers descend at their lowest, warmest level where they’re melting all too rapidly these days, what with holes in the ozone layer and global warming more generally. 232 more words

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Depth in the Blue Pools

One of my favorite photos showing depth is from New Zealand’s Blue Pools.  A short hike from a stopoff near Haast Pass, the Blue Pools are one of the most popular attractions on the drive between Queenstown and Fox Glacier.   53 more words

New Zealand

Hello Wanaka

After sharing a few of our Queenstown/Arrowtown favorites with Jenny, it was time to continue our journey around the South Island. We drove north to Lake Wanaka. 415 more words