Tag Archives new zealand

South Island summer break

by Monday, February 18, 2019

Canadians living in Melbourne, Sarah and Chris Bower, and their three children aged between three and eight, explored the South Island of New Zealand from a motorhome over 14 days over the summer break. Here is their story… Team Bower, in Akaroa. A hop skip and jump away from Christchurch, Akaroa is a charming, little town ...

A place that steals your heart

by Sunday, February 17, 2019

Interview with Sam Clark: " Africa, a spiritual land, full of culture, soul and incredible wildlife experiences like no other. Having travelled to Africa, in 2009, to fulfil a lifelong dream, and returned several times since, I have tears in my eyes when I arrive, and when I leave. It is hard for me to pick an exact ...

Chatham Islands

by Monday, October 19, 2015

I headed 800 kilometres east from New Zealand across the Pacific Ocean. I was excited to reach the Chatham Islands, a territory of New Zealand since 1842, a place no-one I know has ever visited. Just two of the isolated group of ten islands are inhabited – Chatham, the largest, and Pitt. The rest are conservation reserves with ...