Posts tagged - travel

Road Trip: GISBORNE

Posted on December 13th, 2013

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We took a road trip up to Gisborne to see some dear friends.  I haven’t spent much time in this part of New Zealand before, so it was a good chance to explore a new corner of Aotearoa as well as reunite with our mates. Gisborne turned on its best weather, most amazing food and […]


On the Road Again

Posted on October 28th, 2013

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I’ve been working a lot lately.  The main reason we came back here to Mission Beach was to give ourselves a space to save up some money so that we can fund our next adventure, so we’ve both been working hard since we got back.  I’ve been working two jobs – one in the morning and […]


Home is Wherever we Roam

Posted on October 1st, 2013

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It’s a strange feeling, being back at one of our ‘homes’ after eight months of travel in a different hemisphere.  Things are the same here, but a little bit different.  It’s the same time of year, but a different season.  Things cost a lot more, people are bigger, they all speak my language (almost).  I […]


A Poem to India

Posted on September 28th, 2013

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We were in India for a month during December/January.  This is a poem I wrote after we left which does quite a good job of summing up how I felt about this crazy, wonderful place.   She swept me up in a whirlwind of dust and spice Wrapped herself around me like all the pashminas […]