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- Tales of Tukino 1 week ago I watch as light leans on the mountains, an early morning embrace which I take a moment to photograph. Standing out here in the bitter cold, I shiver wearing every piece of clothing I’ve got. This is my first morning at Tukino on the wild side of Ruapehu, and the mountain is clearly emphasizing...
- The day I realized I was mortal... 2 weeks ago A moody morning in Autumn. A body pulsing with anticipation. A cyclone swell. The invincibility of youth A voice crackles over the radio with words of warning, but it’s too late. I climb into my soggy wetsuit – a limp skin that’s still icy from the kiss of night. The roar of surf greets me;...
- Midnight Musing on the Outdoors 2 months ago It’s midnight. I’m sitting on my bed with arms like absolutely jelly. The unforgiving muscle soreness takes it grip and you know what? I like the feeling. I like not being able to eat my noodles and feeling like an absolute sloth. Because I earned it. Tonight I learned to lead climb. So much...
- A Wanaka Ski Itinerary 4 months ago A combination of stunning alpine views and azure lakes, Wanaka is a magnet for those wanting a truly authentic kiwi ski experience. Check out this ski itinerary for your ultimate winter experience! Nearest Airport: Queenstown Best months: July – September Local resorts: Cardrona and Treble Cone...
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08:46 AM October 07, 2013
I´m loving the diversity in these posts! Can´t wait for the next ones.
15:22 PM October 09, 2013
Hey I went to Kapital while I was in Madrid last year. Its definitely a crazy place. I loved the go-go girls outfits. Halloween inspiration?
20:14 PM October 13, 2013
Dear Ocean. Thankyou for informing me about the book fair. Thanks to this I managed to catch it on the very last Sunday, and even picked up a great book on Spanish history written by an expat. Laura.