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A Long-Expected Kayak

Perhaps it was the relative remoteness of where we were staying, but waking up on Labour Day felt no different whatsoever to any other Monday we’ve spent out here, with everything in Takaka seeming to go on as usual. 1,206 more words

New Zealand

More Marvelous Motueka

It’s time to catch up with my posts. After spending a long weekend in Golden Bay, three weeks remained of our stay here in Motueka. Sam and Alex, our host couple in the first accommodation here have been so helpful with suggestions of what to see and do. 1,441 more words

New Zealand

Bus Trip Part 1: Nelson, Kaiteriteri, Westport, & Hokitika

During the Christmas holidays we took a two week KiwiExperience bus trip around the South Island. Over 15 days we slept in 9 towns and visited many more. 761 more words

New Zealand

Weekly Photo Challenge - Rule of Thirds 2

My second entry for Rule of Thirds for this week.

Taken in New Zealand, when we were on honeymoon back in 2012. 54 more words

Travel Photography

Back in Nelson: Part 1

Arriving back at Quinney’s Bush Chris and I both instantly felt like we hadn’t left – like the past 7 months of being in Queenstown hadn’t even happened. 1,277 more words

There's A Hole in the Ground

Well, it’s time to play catch-up. Despite all my best efforts at blogging in the here and now and trying to keep things updated and close to the actual event, sometimes I just stop blogging because I am enjoying the here and now. 726 more words


In Which We Observe a Rock Split in Two

Whenever we are in a rental car here in New Zealand, all I can think of is the second National Treasure movie where Riley assumes he will be the chauffeur, runs to the left side of the car, and hops in saying, “I’ll drive,” only to find no steering wheel. 313 more words