Combine secluded inlets, peninsulas and islands with outstanding wine and famous walking tracks and you’ve got Marlborough. Located at the north eastern tip of the South Island, there is so much to see, taste and explore here.
ENJOYING SUNNY BLENHEIM
We disembark the Coastal Pacific train in Blenheim after a scenic and relaxing 5 hour journey with KiwiRail. The place is drenched in sunshine. It’s a perfect winter’s day. The air is still and the bright blue sky stretches as far as the eye can see. Continue reading here.
WALKING QUEEN CHARLOTTE TRACK
New Zealand has many amazing walks all across the country. There is even one called Te Araroa that goes from Cape Reinga at the very top of the North Island where the Pacific Ocean and Tasman Sea collide, all the way down to Bluff at the very bottom of the Continue reading here.
KUNEKUNE’S KAKARIKI’S & BIOLUMINESCENT WATER
Day 2 of my holiday and my alarm goes off at 7am. I am instantly regretting that decision. But 10 minutes later, when I am standing on a paddle board in the middle of The Sounds on mirror flat water, Continue reading here.
MAKE TIME TO TAKE TIME
Its a beautiful sunny day as I make my way to the ferry terminal. For the next 3 nights, I will be spending my time at Lochmara, a resort in The Marlborough Sounds. Continue reading here.
LOBSTER KRILL ANYONE? E-KO TOURS, PART 2
We leave the Hectors dolphin’s behind and continue the search for other dolphin species that we can swim with. While searching all the Continue reading here.
E-KO TOURS, PART 1
Today is bucket list day. My husband and I spent many years trying to start a family. There was a 2 year period where my life felt like it was just a series of blood tests, pills, Continue reading here.
A SUNRISE, 2 SEALS & VINTAGE AIRCRAFTS
I am up early for the sunrise, but it is not a sunrise sort of day; grey and drizzly and it’s so foggy that the Kaikoura ranges Continue reading here.