Cyril on tour Around the world on the other side


Nelson Lakes to Westport

New driver – Lisa. For some reason she had two more passengers on board than on the manifest. Usually not that big of a problem: Fess up and she adds you on on the...


Discovering Abel Tasman

Today was a bit of tramping on the menu. But first I went with one of the sea shuttles all the way up the national park past two different sea lion colonies. Halfway through...



Last night was late opening in “Te Papa” – the national museum. So I had to have a look and even went to the (special) “The great war” exhibition depicting Gallipoli. Going in I...


A village called “Bulls”

Today was more of a move the people from point A to point B kind of trip. Our only memorable stop was in Bulls. A small town that incorporated its name into the unofficial...


Tongariro Crossing

This is one of New Zealand’s famous walks. It does only take a day so in summer you do it on your own. Well as on your own as you can be with 3000...


5 mile bay

Today I said goodbye to my travel companion and went for the other walk Taupo had to offer. The great lake walkway. This one passes 2 mile bay, 3 mile bay, 4 mile bay...

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