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Pictures of the Week 30 – Harataonga Coastal Walk

I highly recommend the Harataonga Coastal Walk. An easy grade four hour walk from  Aotea Road to Harataonga Beach and camp site. There are plenty scenic viewpoints along the historic coastal track, inviting you to sit down and enjoy the magnificent views. P1060399 Continue reading Pictures of the Week 30 – Harataonga Coastal Walk

Friends from Germany

Sebi and Jani, friends living in Germany I met in New Zealand about 5 years ago, contacted me a few months ago and told me they were coming on holiday to New Zealand and were quite keen to come and visit me here on Great Barrier Island. So, we kind of got a plan together, they would arrive here via ferry and stay for 4 nights before leaving via plane to Auckland and then to the South Island. At the moment, they are in the Motueka region, hiking in the Abel Tasman National Park. After that, they are going to Queenstown/Glenorchy where they’ll be doing the Routeburn Track followed by the Caples Track. Continue reading Friends from Germany