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  • New Zealand

    NZ Trip: Oamaru and Lake Tekapo

    I’m continuing on with our road trip around the south island of New Zealand in May/June last year. It was a three week trip so too much to cover in one post, hence several…

    May 15, 2024
  • Doubtful Sound

    NZ Trip – Te Anau and Doubtful Sound

    DAY 12 (24 May 2023) Another big day today that started with breakfast at the lodge where we’re staying Te Anau Lodge’ – you can read more about where we stayed in this post.…

    April 3, 2024
  • Travel Sketchbook

    ART CHAT #23 – Te Anau & Milford Sound

    ART CHAT #23 DAY 11 – TE ANAU & MILFORD SOUND (NEW ZEALAND) 23 May 2023 Today we arrived early at Te Anau, checked into our accommodation and then off we went for a…

    January 31, 2024
  • Fiordland NZ

    NZ Trip: Te Anau and Milford Sound

    Time to get back to posting about our NZ trip from May/June 2023. My last NZ Trip post was published on 15 November 2023. We’d had a day trip to Glenorchy and it was…

    January 24, 2024
  • Travel Sketchbook

    ART CHAT #22 – Glenorchy New Zealand

    ART CHAT #22 DAY 10 – GLENORCHY (NEW ZEALAND) 22 May 2023 Today we took a day trip from Queenstown to Glenorchy. Glenorchy is a small settlement at the northern end of Lake Wakatipu…

    November 29, 2023
  • Glenorchy New Zealand

    NZ Trip: Glenorchy

    I’ve had a bit of a break away from publishing NZ Trip posts but time to get back to it! DAY 10 (22 May) Today we took a day trip to Glenorchy, a small…

    November 15, 2023
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    ART CHAT #21: Queenstown New Zealand

    ART CHAT #21 DAY 9 – QUEENSTOWN (NEW ZEALAND) 21 May 2023 Today started with a lovely relaxed morning with no rush to get anywhere in a hurry. After breakfast & morning coffee we…

    October 4, 2023
  • Travel Sketchbook

    ART CHAT #20: Draw Your World – Queenstown & Arrowtown

    ART CHAT #20 DAY 8 – QUEENSTOWN & ARROWTOWN (NEW ZEALAND) 20 May 2023 Today was ‘the Tennis Player’s’ birthday (otherwise known as Rob as you’ll see in the sketchbook) so the first sketch/painting…

    September 20, 2023
  • Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown

    NZ Trip – Queenstown & Arrowtown

    Day 8 (20 May) Staying at The Ramada – Queenstown Today was ‘the Tennis Player’s’ birthday so after brekky at our hotel’s cafe we layered up (5 degrees celcius today) & headed lakeside for…

    September 13, 2023
  • New Zealand

    NZ Trip – Wanaka to Queenstown

    Day 6 (18 May) The weather God’s were smiling down on us today. The rain stopped! It was still a cloudy day but we actually saw glimpses of blue sky on occasion. This morning…

    August 30, 2023
  • New Zealand

    NZ Trip: Fox Glacier & Wanaka

    Day 4 (16 May) After our visit to the West Coast Treetop Walkway at Hokitika (see previous NZ Trip post) we hit the road headed to Franz Josef.  This day didn’t go according to…

    August 2, 2023