Blog Category: New Zealand

Down The Mine Shaft

Down The Mine Shaft
Her two hands pressed firmly onto the cool stonewall of the cave as he delved deeper into darkness. He stopped and his feet remained planted sternly on the dirt floor.  “Come on” she cooed in breathless excitement. “Nobody will ever know…” The landscape of New Zealand is a kaleidoscope [ . . . ]

Notes from Arrowtown

Notes from Arrowtown
Passing through, it wasn’t difficult to become enchanted with the historic mining community of Arrowtown. Although it was still very much winter, the streets were covered in a surprising splash of colour that I simply had to share! Ed Sheeran – Give Me Love  

Queenstown’s Bunker

Queenstown’s Bunker
In the not so distant horizon a small town lay pocketed beside the rolling mountains. The sun had set and the orange city lights danced on the contrasting blue water that lay beneath. “Stop! Stop! Stop the car!” she squealed in utter delight.  “I can’t stop here!” he exclaimed in [ . . . ]

Sunrise Glacier

Sunrise Glacier
The winter breeze swept past touching our cheeks and in the far distance the sound of cracking ice could be heard. We were in Aoraki (Mount Cook National Park) and the view was absolutely hypnotic. It wasn’t difficult to drift off into a world of humble curiosities when you were standing [ . . . ]