A roundup of some of my best Galápagos habits… and the day to day stuff which drives me crackers! An affectionate look back at 6 months immersed in the weird and wonderful aspects of Ecuadorean island life.
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A night in paradise, on my own (nearly) private beach…
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From penguins to peaks… 3 days in the heart of Chile’s most beautiful National Park. How to get in, get out and get about whilst you’re there.
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Hints and tips to make your stay in New Zealand an enjoyable and cost-effective one.
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International astronomy, great lakes, and a slice of small town New Zealand pageantry…
Read more "2 weeks in New Zealand: Heading onwards"
Leaving the lakes of Wanaka for an impressive second look at South Island’s jewel.
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Makarora to Wanaka, some great lakes, plenty of cafe culture mooching and adventurous times in the hills again.
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From hunting the Fox Glacier on foot and by air, to the stunning blue pools of Makarora.
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Leaving the peaceful lagoon of Okatipo, continuing down South Island’s rugged West Coast. Spectacular glaciers and a night plagued by winged Satanflies at beautiful Gillespies Beach
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Busman’s Holiday: A late shift with Christchurch’s finest, then hitting the hills. Have van, will travel.
Read more "2 weeks in NZ: Out with the cops"