New Zealand from A to Z

This is a collection of thoughts about different topics that came to our mind in unsorted order. Observations, differences, strange things, problems, personal views, etc. that you probably wouldn’t find in tourist guides. A … as in Abel Tasman: New Zealand’s oldest national park, just next to our doorstep. Granite rocks and sand beaches ranging…

 

Ngarua Caves

We’ve been around for almost a year and never stopped for a tour through the caves. But we did now – not only stop, we drove there on purpose because it’s the last weekend in the Tasman area and we have to close that book. In little more than a week we’ll be back home…

 

New Zealand Birds

Tui, NZ Pidgeon, Fantail … I don’t know which of them I like best. Each has its own characteristic feature: The Tui is famous for his song, the pidgeon for the sturdy stature and mighty wings, the fantail for the curiousity and quick, seemingly chaotic ways. If you come to NZ, be sure to look…

 
Home 2013 June