South Island Travel Articles

 
Performance at Punakaiki – New Zealand
Performance at Punakaiki – New Zealand Helen Leggatt experienced the raw power of Mother Nature at a daily show on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand
An Insider’s Guide to Dunedin, Edinburgh of the South and New Zealand’s Most Beautiful City – Dunedin, New Zealand
An Insider’s Guide to Dunedin, Edinburgh of the South and New Zealand’s Most Beautiful City – Dunedin, New Zealand home_jun06_dunedin.jpgTania Campbell,
Swagman #26 – The End of the Line – Queenstown, New Zealand
George Dunn contemplates his time away from home.
Life, Near Death, and Beauty in New Zealand’s South Island – South Island, New Zealand
Life, Near Death, and Beauty in New Zealand’s South Island – South Island, New Zealand Antonio Sanchez has faced Russian mafia, scorpions
Tim and Mari’s World Tour #4
The South Island November 28 Things looked better once we got to the South Island.  We haven’t been forgotten even once.  It has been a while since our last update, but click on the mid-November update to see some of our earlier trials. One dark and rainy night (In New Zealand???), Mari and I arrived […]
Christchurch, New Zealand – May 1999
Christchurch, New Zealand – May 1999 Introduction to Christchurch and some great things
Christchurch Nutz and Bolts
City Name: Christchurch Where is it located?: Christchurch is located on the east coast of the South Island, on the South Pacific Ocean. It is about a third of the way down the coast of the south island. Why do people go there?: There’s a lovely central square and cathedral and a number of duty […]
The Northwest Mud Circuit
The Northwest Mud Circuit Hiking Stewart Island off the coast of New Zealand
Swagman #24 – Kaikoura, New Zealand
Swagman #24 – Kaikoura, New Zealand 24: Kaikoura In a town with roughly the same population as a Manhattan apartment building, the marine related activities are staggering. From crayfish to killer whales, you can have a gander at any link in the marine food chain. Seals lay out on sunny shore rocks like drunken tourists. A short boat ride away from […]
Swagman #25 – Walk on Water – Franz Josef, New Zealand
Andre slid a plank of wood across the deep fissure and slapped me on the back. “Careful,” he said to me. “This is where we lost the last hiker.” The group laughed and teased me as I stepped up to the makeshift bridge. “Please, you must hold the rope,” Andre reminded me. He had just […]