Far North Adventures

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Far North Adventures: Kingdom of Zion

October 29, 2012

It’s been quite a while since I wrote in my Far North Adventures series.  Since I had such a glorious trip to Africa, I put many of my posts about New Zealand on the back-burner.  For those new to the Far North Adventures series – I have taken the opportunity to show off some of […]

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Far North Adventures: Horse Trekking

April 2, 2012

No matter what day of the week it is, you can almost always  look out onto 90-Mile Beach at Ahipara Bay and see locals and tourists alike atop beautiful horses, riding along the beach, having their own little adventure for the day.  Having grown up around horses thanks to my cousin, who was a competitive […]

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Far North Adventures: Skydiving

March 22, 2012

When I was young the biggest excitement for me was getting to go on an airplane and fly somewhere new.  The years passed by and family holidays were always a much-anticipated treat each year, the excitement of being on an airplane never wore off.  To this day I still love it. So when exactly did […]

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Far North Adventures: Day Trip to Cape Reinga

February 29, 2012

Ask anyone who has traveled or lived in New Zealand, and they will tell you that there is something very special about the integration of the Maori culture into not only the Kiwi tourism industry, but also into everyday life.  I personally find it fascinating how they preserve a lot of the Maori beliefs and […]

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Far North Adventures: 4WD Missions

February 16, 2012

Since moving up to the beautiful Far North of New Zealand in December, I have found that beyond it’s beauty, it’s a place that allows you to create your own adventures.  In this new series, I’m going to take a look at different activities and opportunities to create your own fun that the Far North […]

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