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This is a bloom of the Hebe plant. I found this colorful display on New Zealand’s Stewart Island.


Stewart Island Forecast, May 2016: Rain

We delayed our departure from the Shed as long as we could to still make it to Bluff before dark. The morning scene was thick with apprehension of the inevitable moment of parting. 3,558 more words

New Zealand

Deep South - Milford Sounds and Stewart Island

From Queenstown headed to Milford Sounds and from there down to Stewart Island. 887 more words


Stewart Island: Adventures in the South Seas

With our big South Island trip done, there was only one major island left unexplored: Stewart Island. This island is New Zealand’s third largest and the southernmost, so we had a lot of travelling to do in order to get there! 2,529 more words

New Zealand

The Deep South

After a quick overnighter in Queenstown, it was yet again early on the road as we headed to Milford Sound. After a stop in Te Anau for Milford Sound cruise tickets and Stewart Island ferry tickets, we drove through part of the Fiordland National Park to Milford Sound. 1,086 more words


Happy Easter!

Easter is here! And that means its only 4 weeks left at work and then its time for a Roadtrip in N.Z ! Will be great to be back in a van again! 14 more words

Stewart Island

Great Walk: Rakiura Track

Today we returned from our 3-day hiking excursion on the Rakiura Track, the 9th Great Walk in New Zealand, but our first!

Day 1: 8.9km in 2:34 (plus 5km in 1:15)                                                                                                 Our journey started early Tuesday morning, where we caught the hour long ferry ride from Bluff to Oban on Stewart Island.   952 more words