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Rainbow mountain scenic reserve - what we do

Day 11

On the way from Rotorua to Lake Taupo we stopped at the Rainbow mountain scenic reserve for a morning hike. We left the car and started our walk uphill following the path! 115 more words


Two and a Half Weeks in New Zealand in Photos!

Kia Ora!

We spent two and half weeks in New Zealand and it’s safe to say, Lozz and I had an absolutely brilliant time!

Whilst I try to put my memories into a round-up post (probably on the upcoming flight to Melbourne!), I wanted to share my favourite snaps from our trip! 346 more words


Adrenaline fueled days in the North Island... 

An incredible past few days… Day 4 started with a hangover which wasn’t ideal for the day ahead…

We met German twins in the campervan next to us where we had parked for the evening on the lakeside of Taupo. 1,832 more words


My Time in Taupo

Hello hello travelers! I finally find myself with enough time to sit down and write a blog for you. I’ve been on two trips in the last week and didn’t realize how tired I was until I got home yesterday morning. 2,698 more words

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Race recap: Scorching tri – 15 November 2015

With less than four weeks (yes, of course I’m counting!) to go until my Taupo 70.3 half ironman, the boss (Coach Gerrard) decided he’d make the most of the timing of the first… 1,311 more words

North Island Road Trip (Part 1)

Heading out of Wellington on Thursday morning, we had options of the Tasman Coast, or Marlbrough Wine Country. For anyone who knows me, the decision was a foregone conclusion, the coast. 438 more words


A Quick Trip To the Art Deco Capital

I am now very short on time. Since Tekapo on the South island, I have met so many cool people, all of whom have advised me to change my flights and stay in New Zealand. 160 more words