Hitch hiking in New Zealand

11. February 2016 new zealand, Travel 0
I hitchhiked from Takaka to Motueka a little late in the evening. It was a quiet road yet I got collected within 30 minutes by 2 middle aged couples who passed me then returned a minute later to collect me due to an increasing waive of pity for me. They were lovely people with fantastic ...

A fragment of paradise

11. February 2016 new zealand, Travel 0
A fragment of paradise
Next stop: Wharakiki beach* – the most idyllic paradisiac hideaway.    We parked up at Wharariki Beach Holiday Park** palpably excited for our next expedition. We meandered over grassy hills following a quaint winding path & passing over cute styes for 10 minutes before a sandy climb to paradise. It was a stunning & cruel winy afternoon with ...