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20 June 2022

Camping with Kea

Stunning day hikes in the foothills of New Zealand’s Southern Alps, at Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park.  Piercing birdcalls break the silence in our tent, deep in the night under the Milky Way. Sleepily I recognise the kea’s call as I roll over on our tussock...

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19 May 2022

A Swiss long time Caravanner in New Zealand

Stuck in Godzone for 18 months – how divine is such a life?Born in Switzerland and having travelled a lot all over the world due to my job as a hydrologist, I’m used to remarks like: “Oh, Switzerland, I know Switzerland, everybody’s rich!” Especially...

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19 May 2022

Exploring Wellington's Heritage

Aotearoa’s capital city is famous for many things – politics, food, and being just a little bit breezy. But did you know it’s also home to many spectacular heritage sites?From island quarantine stations to a historic railway, there’s a wealth of history just waiting...

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19 May 2022

The Great Kiwi Roadtrip

We may not be able to take up the full void left by departing international visitors, but we are giving it a good goBy Vaughan WilsonNew Zealanders are avid travellers, nomadic wanderers, peripatetic souls, initially born from numerous OEs and short jaunts to the...

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22 April 2022

Bikers Rule The Roads & Trails

Well, it’s aviation history, great vintage rail, ‘Bad Santa’ Christmas parades and Southland’s special snacks Camping and caravanning is such an important part of so many people’s lives that the impact of, and memories from, camping trips away as kids remain some of our most...

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22 April 2022

Camping & Crayfish Burgers

A recent trip home to Martinborough saw us drive down the west coast over the back roads from Raglan to Awakino, then to Urenui, around the coast of Taranaki, and down through Whanganui to Palmerston North and across the ranges to home.A visit out...

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22 April 2022

Ticket to Ride

Excuse me – but the Southern Alps are calling. Time to pack up my ski bag and go south to Queenstown for a winter adventure among the snow-capped mountains and southern lakes.I peer out the plane’s oval window, across snow-covered mountains to the shimmering...

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24 March 2022

Westward Ho — the great Kiwi road trip

 Australia is all well and good if you are hankering to travel but why not combine two great pastimes and show your classic car a bit more of Godzone?By Vaughan WilsonThe West Coast has had a challenging past. Gold and then coal drew in...

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