Tag Archives: Nature

Back Again

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Adventures in Wonderland Wellington

Either my luck is even more backwards than I thought, or the weather spirits have a sick sense of humor. Or both. My first night in Wellington, they had their worst storm in 80 years. Rainy bullets flew from the … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Media/Film/TV, New Zealand, Photography, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Searching for Hobbits in a Storm

Follow a road long enough and it’ll lead you somewhere interesting. Occasionally those roads might be adorned with “Do Not Enter” signage, but, uh, perhaps sometimes one might think of such signs as “more what you’d call guidelines than actual … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, New Zealand, Photography, The Hobbit | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Top 20 Songs for Roadtripping Across New Zealand

A quality musical line-up can be a key player in a road trip across an entire (well, almost entire) country. This playlist kept three ladies sane during an insane drive from Dunedin to Wellington (1,152 miles completed in 20 hours … Continue reading

Posted in Media/Film/TV, New Zealand, Photography, Study Abroad, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Tagalong Trampers

When some of my friends asked if I would like to go tramping with them, my first response was, “Excuse me?!” Tramping: the Kiwi way of saying hiking, because Kiwis like to have fun with words. My second response was, … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Media/Film/TV, New Zealand, Photography, Study Abroad, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment