Alaska – Featured

Autumn foliage and foggy views

The Road to Wrangell St Elias National Park

With time to spare in our rental car, we decided, why not head all the way over to Valdez? According to the map we picked up … [Read More...]

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New Zealand – Featured


Swimming with Hectors Dolphins in Akaroa Harbour

Sam and I went to Christchurch in the summer of 2010 with the specific intention of swimming with Hector’s dolphins in Akaroa … [Read More...]



My journeys starting point -  shown on a handy map. The stress of packing became too much at one … [Read More...]

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Places To Visit In The Lower South Island of New Zealand

Renee and I recently did a one week trip to the South Island of New Zealand, to visit my sister and do a little exploration around this beautiful section of the country. Renee did a lot of research … [Read More...]

Getting wet at the front

Whitewater Rafting a 21 Foot Waterfall

Whitewater rafting is definitely cool - it's an extreme* sport where all you have to do is sit on an oversized rubber duck and float down a river. Not too much work so great for a fun holiday … [Read More...]

Photo taken at the Diwali Festival in Auckland city 2013

2013 Auckland Diwali Festival Photos

Held in Aotea square in central Auckland, the Diwali Festival - Auckland cities celebration of the five day Hindu festival is well worth a visit. Diwali translates into "row of lamps", roughly … [Read More...]

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