The Day after Thanksgiving Celebration in Queenstown

Week 15 Day 99 Queenstown 45.0311° S, 168.6625° E October 25th…The Day after Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving Celebration! I hope you are all having a wonderful Thanksgiving! Hopefully you are all with friends and family. I am lucky to say that all the way across the world from my home I will be celebrating Thanksgiving with both my family and friends! Tom …

We’ve Arrived in the Promise Land…Dunedin!

  Week 14 Day 92 Dunedin, Otago NZ 45.8667° S, 170.5000° E When I last left off, we were in Invercargill–land of fire drills and sobriety check points. Most of our time spent in Invercargill, was spent at their HUGE (for NZ standards) library.  They had free WIFI and after being on the road from Milford most of the day it …

Road Tripping Through the South Island Part 1 of 2

Week 13 Day 84 Milford Sound, NZ 44.6750° S, 167.9294° E I wrapped up last week’s post the night before we went kayaking through Abel Tasman. Friday morning we woke up early, grabbed some sandwiches and coffee from a local coffee shop and headed to Marahau to check in for Freedom Kayak School. Before you’re allowed to run amuck with your …

Week 11 Day 70 Our Time in the Hutt and Wellington

Wellington New Zealand

Week 11 Day 70 Lower Hutt  41.2167° S, 174.9167° E Since I last wrote last week, Tom and I have had a great week! Friday afternoon we hit up the Te Papa Museum of New Zealand and an art gallery featuring original works and prints of Dr. Seuss. Following our artsy afternoon, Friday night Tom and I did the Koha …