Free Fallin’

So yea... I jumped out of an airplane in New Zealand! Need I say more? Just watch the video!


The Road to Rohan

Let me begin by saying that I started with over a hundred photos for this post and managed to narrow them down to a mere 22 that I feel both illustrates the story and adequately shows the beauty of where I went, while helping you all not to sprain your scrolling fingers in the process … Continue reading The Road to Rohan

Coasts and Clouds

This post covers the arrival to and departure from the western coast of New Zealand, and all that lies between. My story begins by waking up at a campsite somewhere on the lakeside road north of a land feature called "the Neck", which is a narrow bit of land separating lakes Hawea and Wanaka. Although … Continue reading Coasts and Clouds

Of wine and wanderers…

If you must leave Queenstown, and you're bound north or east, then you're in luck, for lining the highway for miles in that direction out of town are numerous phenomenal wineries with cellar door tasting rooms! While driving down the road with no intention of stopping, but also with no specific intention of not stopping, … Continue reading Of wine and wanderers…

Queenstown, Lake Alta & Milford Sound

Queenstown is quite the famous New Zealand destination, and for good reason. The town is situated alongside a big, blue-hued lake surrounded by mountains. Imagine an awesome tucked away little Colorado town in the Rockies, but in New Zealand! Just minutes away from an airport, ski resorts, various Lord of the Rings (LOTR) film set … Continue reading Queenstown, Lake Alta & Milford Sound