Tag Archives: Travelogues
Holy wow! We took the bike to Milford yesterday. We were lucky to have been advised ahead of time that the biggest attraction of Milford Sound is the journey to get there. This advice was 100% spot on. We headed … Continue reading
Today we travelled between Wanaka and Te Anau. A distance of two hundred and twenty seven kilometers. After the lovely winding lakeside ride, the road heading south was straight as an arrow at times. (With two sneaky police cars tucked … Continue reading
The road out of Queenstown toward Kingston is so far my favourite. Literally lakeside the road is on a tiny shelf of flat land between the Remarkable Ranges and Lake Wakatipu. It has some crazy bendy corners and was nice … Continue reading
Opened in 1863 the Cardrona Hotel has been a comfort stop for weary (and busting) travelers for a long time. It is in a remote & picturesque area about halfway between Queenstown and Wanaka. We had a quick photo shoot … Continue reading
Here is a curated selection of stunning South Island scenery from today’s leg of our Adventure of a lifetime. Touring the South Island on our motorcycle.
Today we made what was for me an endurance trek on the bike. Traveling between Christchurch and Wanaka. We encountered the strongest wind gusts I have ever felt and as I looked around us at the topography and the barren … Continue reading
Today is the beginning of our Adventure of a Lifetime. Summer Holiday Circa 2013/14. It began early. At 12:15am to be precise when my old nemesis the alarm insisted that we abruptly end our slumber and get out of bed. … Continue reading