Nic and her family hike the Routeburn and Caples Tracks over the Christmas holidays … More Hiking the Routeburn and Caples Tracks
As Kiwis we seem prone to underappreciating our homeland, particularly its breathtaking natural beauty and the unique adventure opportunities it has to offer. It’s time to play the tourist in our own backyard! … More Play the Tourist!
Last night a friend, Alicia, who has just moved to Auckland, and I decided to explore Ponsonby road. Ponsonby has a reputation of being the posh part of Auckland. I have also heard that the night life in Ponsonby is more “suited” to people in their early twenties, especially those who feel they are too … More Ponsonby Wanderings
For one of our first adventures, I decided that we should go somewhere high to get a good look at our new city. My parents had once lived close to One Tree Hill so, as a place I heard quite a bit about while growing up, I was quite keen to explore it. I picked … More One Tree Hill
They say a picture’s worth a thousand words; this one is also worth a considerable recovery time, grass stains, and a few cuts and grazes. Not that we’re complaining; as Nic says, “a picture is always worth more with a good story behind it!”. … More The ‘Supermoon’: One Tree Hill