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Ohakune en The Station Lodge

Hallo allemaal!

Ondertussen ben ik aan het werk op een andere plaats, Ohakune. Er valt hier niet zoveel spannends te beleven, vandaar dat het even duurde vooraleer ik genoeg zaken had om een blogbericht over te schrijven. 449 more words


Nov 5, 2015

This morning the rain and wind had stopped and there was even some blue sky. We had planned to walk the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, but we had already been told that the shuttle-bus operators would not be running today, due to weather conditions. 1,320 more words

New Zealand

High Plain Drifters

Tongariro National Park.

High Plain Drifters… up on the Plateau. Set off south around Lake Taupo, via Turangi stopping at the scenic lookout high up the steep climb to Tongariro National Park, overlooking Lake Taupo. 938 more words


Orange and Green

In response to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

The Big Carrot. Ohakune, NZ

Market in Fez, Morocco

My hotel just out of Amsterdamn

Illumination in Yomiuri Land, Tokyo… 30 more words


New Zealand with Kids: Taupo, Wairakei & Ohakune

After spending a few days in Rotorua, we continued our scenic drive through Taupo, Wairakei, and Ohakune.  We drove around Lake Taupo and stopped at Huka Falls, a gushing splendor of white water. 124 more words


One Does Simply Walk Into Mordor After All

I was fortunate enough to wake up and see the early morning sun poke through the trees at the Urchin campsite, surely a good omen for the day ahead. 1,408 more words

New Zealand

Ohakune, New Zealand

By late August, you’re over summer. You’re sick of heat-wave temperatures, always sweating, and clothes that show off too much skin. You’re ready for winter. Specifically, you’re ready to go skiing. 348 more words