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The Catlins: New Zealand’s wild, rocky, southern shore

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March 1, 2024

The first of three posts about the southern tip of the South Island, home to rare penguins and an ancient forest.

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September 15, 2023

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September 8, 2023

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August 25, 2023

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August 18, 2023

Clever Christchurch: Back, after two years, to a city that just keeps getting better

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August 11, 2023

Adventures at Snow Farm: Nordic Skiing Downunder (Part 2)

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July 28, 2023

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July 21, 2023

The Treble Cone Ski Field: Overlooking New Zealand's Matukituki Valley

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July 14, 2023

A Misty Day Out at the Remarkables: Matchstalk Figures Amidst the Snow

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July 8, 2023

Changing Times at Coronet Peak: From a cosy ski club to commercialism and having to make their own snow

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June 30, 2023

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June 16, 2023

Around ‘Upolu

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June 9, 2023

Arriving in Āpia (Part 2): Visiting Vailima and Confronting Colonialism

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June 3, 2023

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May 26, 2023

Amerika Sāmoa (Part 2): The Loveliness of Tutuila and the Manu‘a Islands

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May 19, 2023

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May 5, 2023

Into Ireland's West, Part 2: A little longer in Galway and then south to County Kerry and Killarney Town

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April 28, 2023

Into Ireland's West: Galway and County Clare

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April 21, 2023

Drogheda and the Boyne: Much History in a Small Space

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