Tag Archives: South Island

Can’t Seem to Jump Out of a Plane and Rob Roy Glacier Hike

Second strike out… just showed up for skydiving to find out that they just brought back previous divers because the winds picked up to 40 km/hr and so the mission was aborted. Made a reservation to try again at 8 … Continue reading

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Through Gorgeous Haast Pass to Wanaka

January 3, 2017 We had another beautiful drive from Franz Josef Glacier to Wanaka through Haast Pass… New Zealand sure is pretty! In other news, I just signed my life away (literally) to jump out of an airplane at 15,000 … Continue reading

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Hokitika Gorge to Franz Josef Glacier

January 2, 2017 Another fantastic day hiking and traveling in New Zealand. It’s taken awhile but we have gotten our groove as a traveling family. A long road trip takes some planning and organization as we are rarely in any … Continue reading

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Amazing way to Bring in the New Year!

January 1, 2017   Happy New Year!¬†What an amazing way to bring in 2017 than immersed in stunning nature! We drove from the north to west coast of South Island today through misty, lush rainforest, scrub bush and then some … Continue reading

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Gorgeous Abel Tasman Park!

December 30, 2016 We spent the day hiking at Abel Tasman Park, New Zealand. Gorgeous views, seals and their pups summing themselves on the beach, a nice nap for me too while the kids played. Life is good!

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Crossing to the South Island

December 30, 2016 I couldn’t post this yesterday as the internet here isn’t too great but South Island is proving to be even more beautiful that North Island. We crossed Cook Strait yesterday into the South Island of New Zealand … Continue reading

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