Stepping into another realm, not so far from home 5

New Zealand Winter trip DAY FIVE The nomad gene was flaring its head the next day as we headed out for some exploration. Taking the Wanaka to Haast drive we passed some amazing countryside, with the extensive lakes taking the medal for extreme dramatic impact. However I was starting to get the feeling that there … Read more

into another realm, not so far from home DAY THREE

New Zealand Winter trip 2015 DAY THREE Have you ever been so cold that you thought the snot dripping from your nose might freeze over….that was me, up before sunrise exploring our new place. Juggling camera, tripod, gloves, timer, tissues and remote all with numb fingers. And still didn’t get a shot worthy of the effort, bummer. … Read more

Stepping into another realm, not so far from home

A snapshot of a New Zealand winter, its beauty, history, and cold bits. A place of rugged mountains, epic lakes and waterfalls on every turn.   New Zealand Winter trip DAY ONE From beneath the warm cacoon of my blanket I glanced out ……still dark, the clock says 59min, sweet I can snooze for another hour……longest … Read more