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    Jan 7, 2020• by SouthproudNZ

    Camping in The Catlins: Papatowai Paradis (New Zealand)

    Set among tranquil native bush abundant with birdlife, Papatowai Campsite is a great base to explore the natural wonders of the Catlins. Located south of Owaka, the little township of...

    Dec 9, 2019• by Thecoupleinrow51

    Camp Glenorchy: an ecological piece of art

    Most travellers know Queenstown by heart, being the thrill capital of New Zealand. However, not many know that the road doesn’t end in Queenstown. In fact, the very few who wisely decide to...

    Dec 6, 2019• by Thecoupleinrow51

    Sunrise on Roys Peak: Is the Instagram hike worth waking up early?

    It’s 2:30 AM and the alarm on Simone her phone goes off. “It’s time to wake up.” she said. “We have to go”. It was a clear and dark night and millions of stars flickered in the night...

    Dec 5, 2019• by Thecoupleinrow51

    Orokonui Ecosanctuary: a safe haven for birds and little flowers

    Unlike its neighbour Australia - a scary place where every living thing tries to either poison you or eat you - New Zealand’s’ native flora and fauna are very peaceful. Some might even call...

    Nov 20, 2019• by Thecoupleinrow51

    Our First Impression of Christchurch: walking through the sleepy city

    We have decided to call Christchurch our home for the coming year. It is the largest city on New Zealand’s South Island, but it certainly doesn’t feel that way. Christchurch has a very...

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