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A quest to see the ends of the earth and return home in one piece "Dream like you'll live forever, but like you'll die tomorrow"

Counting Down

THAILAND | Saturday, 4 Oct 2008 | Views [574]

Two months 1 day left.... now only assignments, exams and visa's left to do...

Tags: the planning phase

Hamner Springs - Christchurch

NEW ZEALAND | Sunday, 27 Jan 2008 | Views [334]

Kaikoura - Hamner Springs

NEW ZEALAND | Saturday, 26 Jan 2008 | Views [228]

Nelson - Kaikoura

NEW ZEALAND | Friday, 25 Jan 2008 | Views [246]

a cultural experience

Pohara - Nelson

NEW ZEALAND | Thursday, 24 Jan 2008 | Views [309]

Greymouth - Pohara

NEW ZEALAND | Wednesday, 23 Jan 2008 | Views [219]

Franz Josef - Greymouth

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 22 Jan 2008 | Views [227]

Rain Rain and More Rain..... i don't think i have experienced so much rain without a break strange thing is we stayed at Noah's ark Backpakers.......mmmmmmmmm :S

Wanaka - Franz Josef

NEW ZEALAND | Monday, 21 Jan 2008 | Views [196]

Queenstown - Wanaka

NEW ZEALAND | Sunday, 20 Jan 2008 | Views [240]

This has to be the first day in which i have a strange sense of homesickness. I don't think is that i miss being home it is the fact that i haven't really spoken to my family or friends since i left..... however after the afternoon of moseying around ... Read more >

Milford Sound - Queenstown

NEW ZEALAND | Saturday, 19 Jan 2008 | Views [229]

Tags: on the road

Te Anau - Milford Sound

NEW ZEALAND | Friday, 18 Jan 2008 | Views [261]

Amazing Mirror lakes, pictures exist where when flipped the actual and mirror is so indistinguishable its amazing The Milford Sound Cruise that we also went is just exhilarating.... it really puts how small we are in perspective to the rest of the the ... Read more >

Tags: mountains, the great outdoors

Wanaka to Te Anau

NEW ZEALAND | Thursday, 17 Jan 2008 | Views [266]

After meeting up with my travel partners' Cousin, a now local of NZ's Sth Island we headed onto Te Anau.... the only town with any amenities before we continue onto Milford Sound tomorrow. Here we relax into the local lifestyle by watching the most ... Read more >


NEW ZEALAND | Wednesday, 16 Jan 2008 | Views [311]

Drama! Drama! Drama! I have well and truely decided that the person that forgot to wear in her new hiking shoes should be shot.... I instead decided on some flimsy shoes that really were never made for hiking and after 3hrs of a 4hr hike they gave way! ... Read more >

Tags: trekking

Day 2 and the drama of the Newby backpacker has started

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 15 Jan 2008 | Views [272]

Christchurch - Lake Tekapo - Lake Pukaki - Mt Cook/Aoraki all in one days travel. i have already decided that to see the whole of NZ's sth island is going to be very difficult. So much to see n experience and WAY too little time! after being given ... Read more >

Tags: planes trains & automobiles, the great outdoors

Gallery: New Zealand - Jan 08

NEW ZEALAND | Tuesday, 15 Jan 2008 | Photo Gallery

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Little Lost Girl in Strange Distant City

NEW ZEALAND | Monday, 14 Jan 2008 | Views [440]

Well after only just deciding that i was travelling 2 weeks ago i have discovered the number 1 rule. Communication with your travel partner! After flying from Australia to Wellington then on to Christchurch i discovered that the phone number i had been ... Read more >

Tags: christchurch, planes trains & automobiles

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