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  • Rob Roy TrackToday we drove to Wanaka. We went to Mount Aspiring National Park and went on the Rob Roy Track. Interestingly enough, they do not call them trails, they call them tracks, and similarly it is not hiking, it is treking. Posted by Hopenz16 in Hope Shevchuk IQP | Jan 11, 2016
  • Mount Cook Day 2We stayed near Mount Cook for a second day, and it was just as beautiful. We began the day on the Hooker Valley trail. On the way, we met up with Jena Mazzucco as we were approaching the end and Posted by Hopenz16 in Hope Shevchuk IQP | Jan 11, 2016
  • About Me I am a basketball coach from the University of Canterbury Basketball Club (13th year) in Christchurch, New Zealand. I am passionate about life-long learning and this is my second Posted by pvh in USA Coaching Development Tour Blog | Jan 10, 2016
  • Trip Schedule I have been extremely lucky to be able to visit and observe these college, high school and professional basketball programmes in the USA across five Posted by pvh in USA Coaching Development Tour Blog | Jan 10, 2016
  • Caravan Diaries: Pt IIAfter buying my caravan, I heard so many stories I was nearly put off, thinking I'd be better off if I bought one of those tiny houses made from a shipping container and put it on the back of a Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Jan 10, 2016
  • On the way to Mount CookToday we made our way down to Mount Cook, the biggest mountain in New Zealand. As we left Dunedin, we walked up the world's steepest street, Baldwin Street. On the way we stopped at the Mo Posted by Hopenz16 in Hope Shevchuk IQP | Jan 10, 2016
  • Albatross, Sea Lions, and Seals oh my!Today we flew to the south island and drove down to Dunedin to go on a wildlife tour. On this 6 hour tour we saw albatross, New Zealand sea lions and seals. We also saw some penguins. Albatross are the Posted by Hopenz16 in Hope Shevchuk IQP | Jan 10, 2016
  • PilotI arrived in New Zealand today after a long 14.5 hour flight. I met a really cool Kiwi (New Zealander) on the plane and she told me all about New Zealand and the culture (fun fact: they don't say the Posted by Hopenz16 in Hope Shevchuk IQP | Jan 8, 2016
  • News from Down Under!Meet Jade, the latest addition to our little flock. After intense searches both on the web and on the road (looking at every van and station wagon passing, hoping to see a notice with 'for sale' on the back), we Posted by KiwiChocoTrip in KiwiChocoTrip | Jan 7, 2016
  • THE YEAR 2015 HAS COME AND GONE!!!!The first year with Maya went incredibly fast, with little milestones rocketing by. We have had some great moments together and built a large number of wonderful memories. From a new born baby, she is now a toddler, which is Posted by erika_simon in Simplicity, Inspiration and Angels | Jan 6, 2016
  • Pre-Trip PlanningSo, only 10 days util lift off. We're both getting very excited about seeing our daughter again............and hoping there's going to be lots of snow on the mountains in Europe by the time we get to the Dolomites. Posted by EMTHOMSON in JT's 60th Anniversary World Tour | Jan 3, 2016
  • Caravan Diaries: Pt II am not exactly sure what my inspiration was for buying a caravan. When I think back to my childhood, I can't think of anyone who had a caravan. Even through my adulthood, I've never really known people with caravans. Posted by NZBarry in Barry Travels the World | Jan 1, 2016
  • 2014 - RotoruaThursday 2 January to Sunday 5 January Rotorua is one of NZ's premier tourist cities and the prices reflect that. Entry prices to the various geothermal areas are extortionate Posted by nzhamsta in Glynn's travel blog | Jan 5, 2014
  • New Zealand, Asia 2016We are leaving for down under on the 26th and hope to do better this trip than When I tried this last time. Posted by 2kiwis in Australia, New Zealand 2014 | Dec 16, 2015
  • New Zealand cazandras point of view New Zealand: Day 1 Finally after 31 hours, we┬┤ve reached our destination, Wellington, New Zealand. After our landing we hired a cab and went to the motel, and we just checked in to our rooms. My room has a nice Posted by Fredde in New Zealand | Dec 15, 2015
  • Day 1 : Food, cake and a movie New Zealand : Day 1 We've reached our destination, Wellington, New Zealand and we've just checked in on our motel, we're very tired from the plane flight so we'll just take it easy today. And the reason why i didn't write Posted by Fredde in New Zealand | Dec 15, 2015
  • Piha BeachSo..we mentioned Sam one of the flight attendants on Air New Zealand. Well, we called her last night and her offer stood, to take us to see Piha Beach. So we left our hotel and walked to Grafton Station to Posted by winmouse in Kiwis and Kangaroos | Dec 12, 2015
  • Arrive in AucklandWell we arrived safely in Auckland at 5:50AM on Friday December 11th. Weird that we completely skip a day and will never have any documentation of events for Thursday December 10th. We LOVED Air New Zealand. The staff were very Posted by winmouse in Kiwis and Kangaroos | Dec 9, 2015
  • Tongariro Crossing hikeThis was the most challenging hike of our trip in New Zealand, almost 20km and 7 hours on the trail. The views were worth the effort and we were very fortunate to have great weather, cool in the morning Posted by steved64 in Intel Sabbatical #3 | Dec 10, 2015
  • Travelling Back in Time We have had a bit of a strange and confusing day today having got up early Saturday morning in Christchurch and then gone to bed on Friday in Rarotonga. Having pretty much got packed an Posted by Gill's Travels in Round the World in 140 days | Dec 6, 2015
  • Getting 'Airport Ready' Today really is the start of the next leg of our journey, as we are on our way back to Christchurch ready to catch our flights to Rarotonga tomorrow. We were intending to spend the morni Posted by Gill's Travels in Round the World in 140 days | Dec 6, 2015
  • Doing the Rounds Today we had quite an early start as we were going out on the rounds with Robin the postman. He picked us up in town just after 9am and introduced himself before sorting through some b Posted by Gill's Travels in Round the World in 140 days | Dec 6, 2015
  • Hiking Mangawhai HeadsToday we hiked one of the classic north island coastal walks at Mangawhai Heads, up along the beach just before the tide came in and back along the trail at the top of the headlands with great views over the Posted by steved64 in Intel Sabbatical #3 | Dec 5, 2015
  • Part 2Our first few weeks in NZ have been all about getting settled. Twizel is a very, very small town. The population is roughly 1500 people and the closest city is roughly 120 km away. Everybody already Posted by pyrakc in A year in New Zealand | Dec 4, 2015
  • Snorkeling at Poor Knights IslandsWater was a bit chilly even with wetsuits. Laura's first time snorkeling in the open ocean vs. from a beach. We saw lots of snapper and a few other small fishes while snorkeling, and a half dozen sun fish from Posted by steved64 in Intel Sabbatical #3 | Dec 4, 2015
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