Mount Cook was a bittersweet stop. It marked leaving Queenstown and that my time in New Zealand was drawing to an end. If this trip made me realize anything it was a new found love for mountains and lakes so I was looking forward to staying near the famous Mount Cook, the highest mountain in … Continue reading Mount Cook – New Zealand
Just when I thought New Zealand couldn’t get cooler I was proven wrong. We went from sailing in the sun to mountains and glaciers in one day’s drive. The township of Franz Josef is in the middle of the rainforest, but also has a massive glacier. It’s is the weirdest oxymoron. Each year the glacier … Continue reading Franz Josef – Seeing Glaciers
**Well actually a bus full of people were "scammed." Let me explain, but it is two-sided - one more personal and the other totally unjust. So what exactly is this relating to? This is about the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, which is a 13 mile trek through Tongariro National Park, New Zealand's oldest national park and a … Continue reading I was scammed?!
Noosa is a very chic beach town in the Sunshine Coast. If you are familiar with Florida it has a very similar feel to Naples and if you’ve traveled around Australia a bit it feels like the “grown up” version of Byron Bay. Still full of chill beachy vibes, but filled with families and fancier … Continue reading No Nonsense Noosa