New Zealand Photo Journal

We separated our New Zealand experience into three different categories to make navigation a little easier. We look forward to any comments you have about our photos or travels! Click on any of the thumbnails below to go to a full gallery. WWOOFing and Working in New Zealand   North Island Adventuring South Island Adventuring

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Delayed flights, Airport Sprinting and the Value of Good Karma

So right now I'm currently sitting in Florida only a few days before we start our AT hike and flying all day yesterday made me realize that I never posted our story of getting back to New Zealand after Breanna's Wedding. This is truly one of the most improbable airport experience I have ever heard … Continue reading Delayed flights, Airport Sprinting and the Value of Good Karma

Back on the road after Punga Cove

With our work experience officially over, we went back to the world of backpackers! If you're trying to follow our travel plans, they went something like this; Feb 1st - Leave Punga Cove, travel North Island Feb 8th - Fly from Auckland to Calgary for Breanna's (Lindsay's sister) wedding Feb 21st - Leave Canada and … Continue reading Back on the road after Punga Cove

Closing Thoughts on Punga Cove

When we decided that employment would be needed to help us through our New Zealand trip we didn't think that we would find a resort in the Queen Charlotte Sounds to work at. When Punga Cove decided to pay us for driving the tractor, hanging out at the cafe and eating their food we didn't … Continue reading Closing Thoughts on Punga Cove

Mushu, our faithful steed

Our friends name their cars, movie and book characters name their cars. I have never named a car. It's silly and cheesy and.....well I just don't don't understand why people do it. ...until now. Everyone, meet Mushu! Mushu is our '95 Subaru Legacy and she is, in a word, unique. Sometimes she (or he, not … Continue reading Mushu, our faithful steed