Monthly Archive: April, 2013

Pork Pie

I’d like to take a brief intermission in the play by play of our trip to discuss a phenomenally fantastic race that took place starting Easter Weekend. Unbeknownst to us, our trip happened… Continue reading

The Southern Scenic Route

At this point in our trip, I started to worry, could things really keep getting better? How many more types of beauty and awe could this country produce? The answer was so very… Continue reading


We made it to Te Anau by Tuesday evening because early Wednesday morning a bus was picking us up on the side of the highway. Why might you ask? Well, we were on… Continue reading

Haast Pass to Te Anau

Driving south from the glaciers on the west coast, Andrew I were headed to Te Anau, in hopes of voyaging the Doubtful Sounds the next day. The road to Te Anau took us… Continue reading


So where’d we leave off? Driving south along the west coast? It’s getting dark? Okay, so darkness falls and where are we? Not at the glaciers yet (pronounced glassy-uhs in Kiwi). We tried.… Continue reading

The Coast

Well, interview is over and I’ve got a day off before a full weekend of work! I had hoped to share more of my trip with my readers sooner, but alas, here we… Continue reading

The start of an epic adventure

¬†Andrew and I planned an epic adventure to see the wonder that is the south island of New Zealand. Our trip included a lot of driving, a lot! The south island is really… Continue reading

Can we re-think that “back again” part?

Wow! Just wow. That sums up my most recent adventure. On to the next one! But on a serious note, WOW! Landscape after crisp, clear and stunning landscape, a two week trip to… Continue reading