Great Ocean Road Tour Day 3 with Groovy Grape Tours

This post was sponsored by Groovy Grape Tours. Like tree bark creaking in the wind, the cries of the red headed Gang Gang welcomed us on our morning hike up the Grampians. Over rocks and stones we clumbered, holding on tightly to odd shaped formations and finding a grip in small crevasses while we were […]

Road Trip Day 6 – Seeing Thousands of Stones in Kata Tjuta

Valley of the Winds, what a beautiful name and what an overpoweringly remarkable place as well. Just seeing from afar the huge round mountain range you can have no clue of what lies in store. Coming closer you get a sense of its enormity and suddenly you feel much smaller.

Blenheim the Boring

When I was writing about the dullness of Hamilton, I hadn’t been to Blenheim. On a scale from boring to attractive, Blenheim would be super boring. There are tons of signs telling you about its diverse history. That’s fine if you are a history nerd or student trying to prepare for a local town tale […]

The Best Wellington Hiking Trail

Standing on a mountain ridge, gazing at both the North and South coast of New Zealand and watching the clouds whisk by over my head, that’s when you feel on top of the world. Now I see why the Maori called this country Aotearoa, the Land of the Big White Cloud. From up here it […]