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The Volvo Ocean Race is a race around the world and regarded by sailors as the ultimate sailing competition. We had the opportunity to join Team Alvimedica for some in-port racing in Auckland harbour during their stop-over! Check out our blog and photos from racing with Team Alvimedica

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Tasmania is one of those places you hear about, but rarely meet someone who has been there. It’s the more modest side of Australia that often gets overlooked, and seems to have more in common with New Zealand than the mainland. We first learned of it’s beautiful walks, stunning beaches...

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Milford Sound is one of the most beautiful places in the world. Known as the 8th wonder of the world, it is one of the most popular destinations in New Zealand and with it’s stunning beauty – it’s no wonder (pardon the pun). It’s raw beauty has charmed us so...

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If you asked me a year ago whether I thought we would be participating in the Volvo Ocean Race, there’s no way I would have predicted that we would be given that opportunity. To be honest, I hadn’t even heard of the Volvo Ocean Race prior to us being...

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If you are in Auckland or Bay of Islands area don’t miss Cape Brett Track. It’s about a 7 hour walk to the point and is well worth it. The Cape is a photographer’s dream location with lots of epic scenery. We had friends tell us how awesome this...

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After an amazing holiday up in Northland, we decided to take the ‘scenic’ way back to Wellington. With a plan for a quick stop in Raglan, we pulled out our trusty NZ Frenzy book to see if there were any ‘hidden gems’ along that way that we shouldn’t miss. Sure...

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On our third day visiting Tonga (last July), we decided to go searching for the famous Ovava Tree on the Forest Plantation and Eua National Park hike. Our host Naite from the Hideaway dropped us off at the start of the Forest Plantation and sent us on our way with a hand drawn...

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Another cool New Zealand invention – blokarts -which we got to race around 90 mile beach in beautiful Ahipara in Northland! If you’re in the area be sure to try it out with Ahipara Adventures! Check out our photos and blog from Blokarts on the Beach

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One of the activities I was most looking forward to during our trip to Northland over the holidays was taking our cute little 2WD Toyota Ractis to 90 mile beach. Stretching along the western coast of the far north from Ahipara to Scott Point (just south of Cape Reinga)...

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As I sit here writing this, less than 24hrs after arriving home from our incredible 2 week adventure being a part of Team Super Tramp, I find myself already missing the long filming days, late night meals and antics we shared while we were a part of Devin’s team...

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