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NZ Day 13: Lake Taupo

The weather was good for the majority of the trip, so we couldn’t really complain on day 13 when it rained and rained and paused and rained some more. 382 more words


Welcome to the last laugh, Ashley Cassin’s last Epic Swim Blog

G’day everyone and welcome to the last laugh, my last Swimming New Zealand Epic Swim 2017 Blog for the series. This may be quiet a novel but no one said you had to read it! 1,403 more words

Epic Swim 2017

Taupo and Tongariro

We stopped at Lake Taupo for a few nights and went to see Huka Falls, spa park natural hot springs and lounged by the Great Lake. 152 more words


Travel Diary | New Years in Wellington

Day 1 – Auckland to Taupo

Lined on both sides by tall evergreen trees, the road into Taupo always reminds me of pages in National Geographic or the start of an adventure story in a wilderness magazine. 581 more words

New Years

The Challenge of B.H.A.G’s

Welcome to 2017, a new year full of new challenges. For many of us lining up for Epic (or Epic Epic) it isn’t long into the New Year that we face our first challenge. 668 more words

Epic Swim 2017

Packed and ready to go

It’s not long now until I’ll be standing next to Lake Taupo preparing myself for the 2017 Epic Swim. I’m super excited for the swim and like many others I am also very nervous. 147 more words

Epic Swim 2017