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Kilchurn Castle

If not for Sharon’s keen eye we might have missed this great spot altogether. I had pencilled in a stop at the ruins of Kilchurn Castle, but on the route north you’ll reach the best photo spot long before you get access to the castle. 218 more words

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Top spots in NZ South Island, for your Instagram worthy photos!

Don’t say I neh say…these are the top spots for some Instagram-able photos, in New Zealand South Island!

Roy’s Peak @ Wanaka

Boasting great food trucks, cafes and awesome hiking treks, it’s a no brainer why Wanaka is dubbed the next Queenstown. 355 more words

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Mustering Courage at Lake Rere

Zebras, when pursued by hungry carnivores, must only outrun one of their mates to remain alive.  Thus I was recently disappointed to find that it was I, that had been outrun, whilst in the cross hairs of an angry beast with a beef to grind.   807 more words

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The Secret

Our mind is still a nomad. Its ability to wander off at the slightest possible excuse is unparalleled. Just the other day, while registering for a website, the webpage prompted me to “please select a Secret question”. 1,084 more words

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Ravages of Time

After hearing about this New Zealand epic by word of mouth, in a quest for a sick multi-pitch climb, in previous weeks and hearing it repeated several times I headed to the local library one fateful Friday to find a guidebook to find the route description. 1,394 more words

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Glenorchy and Ziplining in Queenstown

Friday was our last full day in Queenstown. There’s still a few things I would like to have done (such as take a trip to Stewart Island to look for kiwi) but there are only so many hours in the day. 768 more words

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