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Tagged With: New Zealand

The Nasty Business Of Cleaning A Camper Van’s Toilet Cassette: A Step-By-Step Guide

Ahh…camper vans! What better way to discover and take in all of New Zealand’s beauty than by traveling in a camper van? You can stop wherever, whenever you want. You can park beside the uber-gorgeous Lake Tekapo in New Zealand (just for pics because camping is not allowed in the immediate vicinity). You can choose … Continue reading »

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The Pros & Cons Of Using A Camper Van In New Zealand’s South Island In Winter

This is the first of a mini-series on our camper van experience in New Zealand’s South Island in June 2011. I originally thought of writing one long post covering everything but as I started with the first draft, I realised that there are so many facets to the camper van experience that demand posts of … Continue reading »

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Moving House – New Zealand Style

I was browsing through the pics in iPhoto this morning when I saw this series of pics that I took when we were in New Zealand in June 2011 (click on each film strip to see larger versions of the images):- These sure give a whole new meaning to the phrase “moving house”!

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One Step At A Time…

Things have been crazy hectic lately that I’ve hardly had room to think, much less breathe. Without going into the gory details, suffice to say that I’m under enormous pressure from every imaginable front and the only way I’m staying sane is by taking things one step at a time, one day at a time. … Continue reading »

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Lake Tekapo: Photos That Make My Breath Catch In My Throat

There’s something about beautiful landscapes that make my breath catch in my throat and make me feel so small in relation to the vastness and grandeur that lie before me. Lake Tekapo in New Zealand was one such place. Its waters were as turquoise as guidebooks claim, its mountains more majestic than I imagined, its … Continue reading »

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