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New Zealand '08


NEW ZEALAND | Sunday, 24 Aug 2008 | Views [416] | Comments [2]

Hello Everybody! Sorry I haven't updated this for absolutley ages! We've been pretty busy these past few months what with working in Dunedin and then touring around with Sarah, Katie and Steve these past few weeks (I know, it's a hard life!). So, after ... Read more >

The Glaciers to Dunedin

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 20 May 2008 | Views [498] | Comments [4]

Hey guys, Just another quick update! Finished our journey down the West Coast with a stop off at the Fox and Franz Joseph glaciers. They were really impressive. We walked to the terminal of each and got some really good photos. There were also lots ... Read more >

The West Coast

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 22 Apr 2008 | Views [478] | Comments [2]

Hey Guys! Another update: 8th April '08 - COLLINWOOD AND THE FAREWELL SPIT From Picton, travelled North West (stopping for a short time in the Marlborough Sounds) until we reached the small hamlet of Collinwood. During our stay here, we visited the ... Read more >

Central and Southern North Island

NEW ZEALAND | Wednesday, 2 Apr 2008 | Views [552] | Comments [1]

Hello Everyone! Firstly, so sorry for not updating this blog for sooooo long! I've grown a little lazy about it over the past couple of months and so now have loads to report! Here is a summarised version of what we've all been up to since my last entry:... Read more >

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NEW ZEALAND | Sunday, 10 Feb 2008 | Photo Gallery

Northland and the bay of Islands
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The Bay of Islands and the Far North

NEW ZEALAND | Thursday, 7 Feb 2008 | Views [853] | Comments [2]

Hi again...another update! Our stay in the bay of Islands was really nice, although we did not visit everything as we plan to head back there in a few days to stay with Tom's old history teacher for a little while. During our few days there, we stayed ... Read more >

Tags: Adventures

Whangarei - Whananaka

NEW ZEALAND | Friday, 1 Feb 2008 | Views [706] | Comments [2]

From Waipu, we continued our journey North to quite a large town called Whangarei. After two weeks under canvas, we spent a much needed evening in a hostel, taking full advantage of the hot showers, comfy beds and cooking facilities! Our stay in the ... Read more >

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Raglan - Auckland - Waipu

NEW ZEALAND | Monday, 28 Jan 2008 | Views [604] | Comments [1]

From Rotorua, we travelled North to a small town right on the East Coast called Raglan. The town is notorious for it's many surfing beaches, and is overlooked by Mount Karioi, which we managed to climb. The Mountain is 800m high, so similar to those ... Read more >

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Wet, wet, wet!

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 22 Jan 2008 | Views [533] | Comments [1]

Our time in Rotorua has been a mixture of both good and bad! First...the bad! It has rained endlessly since we arrived here, and unfortunately, due to the rock hard, uneven nature of our tent pitch, Tom and I awoke this morning to find our tent sitting ... Read more >

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Fletcher Bay

NEW ZEALAND | Sunday, 20 Jan 2008 | Views [718] | Comments [3]

After an absolutely fantastic fun-filled week at Colin and Greta's, we sadly had to say goodbye! Had lovely meal with them though on our last evening there. Went to a resteraunt called the 'eggsentric' and ended up playing music and even dancing a little ... Read more >

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NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 15 Jan 2008 | Photo Gallery

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The active life!

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 15 Jan 2008 | Views [633] | Comments [2]

Hello again! Just another update to keep you posted on what's been going on. From Auckland, we caught a ferry to the Coromandel Peninsula, which lies to the East of the city. The journey was lovely, we passed lots of small islands, many of which were ... Read more >

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NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 15 Jan 2008 | Photo Gallery

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Arrival in Auckland

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 8 Jan 2008 | Views [576] | Comments [3]

Hey guys! This is the first time I've had chance to write on this blog, so sorry to those of you who have been checking only to find a completely empty space! We have made it here safely. The journey went well, all except one small mishap which involved ... Read more >

Tags: Sightseeing

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