New Zealand

AucklandI can't hide it, I love NZ!

Auckland, The Skyline

Amerigo VespucciWhat a great ship they have here. Wait a minute, that's Italian

Auckland, Amerigo Vespucci

KerikeriA farming area but with some very fine spots


Kerikeri OrganicCheers guys. Nice wwoofing with you

Kerikeri, Kerikeri Organic

Whangarei...I remember a hot tub under the stars sipping rum tea. What a place!

Piano Hill, Near Whangarei

Christmas dinnerAn unusual (for me) Christmas dinner in a farm. No family this year but a lot of nice people around

Near Russel

Tane Mahuta God of the forestCan you believe that this old friend was born at the time of Jesus?

Waipoua Kauri Forest, Tane Mahuta - God of the forest

Wonderful New ZealandWhat about a nice little cottage here?

Somewhere North Of Kerikeri

Rotorua geyserNow, that's something I hadn't seen before

Rotorua, Pohutu Geyser

Christmas dinnerOnce were warriors

Rotorua, Maori Warrior At The Te Whakarewarewatanga

Welcome to HobbitonHas anyone seen Mr Frodo?


Christmas dinnerJust moved in, give me the time to redecorate ok? After all, it's been a few years since Bilbo left

Matamata, Bag End

Bilbo birthday party treeWhere's the party?

Matamata, Bilbo Birthday Party Tree

The Tongariro crossingSeven hours walk but it was worth it

Near Turangi, The Tongariro Crossing

Tongariro crossing - Red CraterThe red crater

Near Turangi, The Tongariro Crossing

The Tongariro crossing 2

Near Turangi, The Tongariro Crossing

Christmas dinnerJust one word guys 'Trucco'. Say no more

Napier, The Napier's Gang At The Hostel

A Gannet colony10 Ks on the pebble beach to get there...

Cape Kidnappers, A Gannet Colony

Wellington cable carAnd they say that the capital is less charming than Auckland? I liked it (apart from the weather)

Wellington, Cable Car

Picton scenic roadDon't drink and drive up here

Picton, Scenic Road

A friendly Kiwi in MotuekaNice sandwich mate


Magical forest near MotuekaJust out of the Lord of The Rings

Near Motueka

Pupu springsThese are the purest springs in the world. A sacred place for the Maori


Granity music festivalGreat performers in small Granity. And great place too, cheers Sandy


Granity beachThis was right behind the tent


BeerdogPsst, Beerdog is chilling out


Magical forestMagical places

Near Karamea

Home...and mystical

Near Karamea

Pancake rocksPancake rocks


Franz Joseph GlacierDid we really walk in there?

Franz Josef Glacier

One lane bridgeWho has to yield here, the train or the car? Crazy Kiwis...

Somewhere, In The Middle Of Nowhere

ArrowtownIs this a Far West town? No, Arrowtown, near Queenstown


Milford SoundSound of what, mosquitoes flying?

Milford Sound

BluffIs this a bluff? No, for real


Stuard island rainbowEver seen the end of the rainbow?

Stuard Island

Our beautiful beachParadise?

The Catlins

SealA vain seal

The Catlins

The Mairaki BouldersAliens' eggs?

Moeraki, The Boulders

Baldwin streetThe steepest in the world

Dunedin, Baldwin Street

The Hidden ValleyActually, not too many tourists here

Near Taupo, The Hidden Valley

Penguins crossingWhen they come back from the office