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Still moving

Still movingTe Anau, New Zealand Te Anau, New Zealand Well I've spent another day travelling and I am now in Te Anau. From here I had planned to kayak Doubtful Sound, but they don't do kayaking there at [...]

Glacier Guides

Glacier GuidesFranz Josef, New Zealand Franz Josef, New Zealand Oh dear, I've been in complaining mode today and many of you have experienced the ugly end of that! I been on a glacier hike. I was pretty amazing [...]

Arthur’s Pass

Arthur's PassFranz Josef, New Zealand Franz Josef, New Zealand Today I have driven from Christchurch to the Franz Josef glacier, though I can't actually see a glacier from here, which is a bit worrying as I am supposed [...]

More wine

More wineChristchurch, New Zealand Christchurch, New Zealand OK, so I picked up my passenger and I've had a pretty good travelling day. We stopped at vineyards in the Marlborough region and then headed for Kaikoura. We picked the [...]

1000 hits

1000 hitsMotueka, New Zealand Motueka, New Zealand Almost 1000 hits on this website! I would tell you people to go and do something more interesting, but I'm loving that you're loving this. So I've been a little lax [...]


Sorry!Wellington, New Zealand Wellington, New Zealand I've been having some complaints about lack of updates. You people are so demanding. Anyway, I'm going to be brief because I'm heading off to catch the Picton ferry in about an [...]

A week in Wellington (typed 15/08/06)

A week in Wellington (typed 15/08/06)Wellington, New Zealand Wellington, New Zealand I spent just over a week in Wellington and I could have quite happily stayed longer, in fact, if there was central heating and double glazing, I [...]


TaupoTaupo, New Zealand Taupo, New Zealand Well right now I'm supposed to be jumping 12,000 ft from an aeroplane, but obviously I'm not. The sky is too foggy, so I'm hoping that I can jump later on. Until [...]

Agrodome / Mitai

Agrodome / MitaiRotorua, New Zealand Rotorua, New Zealand Yesterday I went to the exceptionally exciting Agrodome! Who knew agriculture could be so interesting? (Maybe this should be their tag line). Seriously though, 19 different breeds of sheep, how [...]

Tumu Tumu Toobing

Tumu Tumu ToobingRotorua, New Zealand Rotorua, New Zealand I have left Waitomo now and arrived in very smelly Roturua, famed for it's thermal activity and suphuric smell. Today was another day spent underground (still in Waitomo). Not as [...]