Oceania

Written By: jeff

Posted On: October 4th, 2013

As the capital of Australia, Canberra should be a little more happening. But for the most part, I found it lacking. That’s not to say that it doesn’t have its sites. Naturally the Parliament is a must-visit destination. Once you are on the grounds, you will run into Reconciliation Place. The site symbolizes the struggle [...]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: March 22nd, 2011

New Zealand travel, biking New Zealand, cycling New Zealand, new Zealand bike tours, Natural High, new zealand bike rentals, bike hire new zealand

I got the chance to hang out in Christchurch during my filming. Unfortunately looking back, I didn’t get to see the city. But, my time there was enjoyable. My purpose was to use Christchurch as my jumping off point to bike around the area. I rented a bike and gear from Natural High. One of [...]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: March 22nd, 2011

There are so many cool ways to see New Zealand: hiking, biking, spelunking. But, I was pleasantly surprised to learn that you can also check things out by train and by ferry. There are 2 lines on the south island: The TranzAlpine going east-west between Christchurch and Greymouth, and The TranzCoastal going north-south between Christchurch [...]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: March 21st, 2011

Abel Tasman is the smallest national park in New Zealand. It’s tucked away on the northwest corner of the south island. I have a feeling that it doesn’t get as much love as it should. Not located near other major traveler hotspots on the south island (like the famous glaciers to the south), it’s easy [...]

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Written By: jeff

Posted On: March 20th, 2011

While in Auckland, I spent a few days with local celeb Penny Whiting who runs her own sailing school from Waitemata Harbour. I pulled a few pics from the film I shot for our Sailing in Auckland episode. If you notice that the photos are a little fuzzy, keep in mind that these were grabbed [...]

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