Christmas Down Under

CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS While you tend to lose track of time during extended travel, the Holidays definitely remind what time of year it is and confirm your status as orphans. Luckily, our friend Tim (we met while trekking in Patagonia in 2009) kindly hosted us for a Seager family Christmas in Australia. Facebook Pinterest […]

New Zealand – South

CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS Our original plans for Queenstown didn’t involve a car. However, we quickly learned that the South Island (like all of NZ) requires more mobility. And time, lots of time, more time than we had… Facebook Pinterest Twitter

Christchurch 2.0

CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS Initially, Christchurch wasn’t even on our itinerary. The guidebooks (now outdated) said that there wasn’t much to see in the wake of the 2011 earthquake. Most of the city, especially the central business district, was in shambles. Luckily, we ended up staying a couple of nights there on our way to […]

New Zealand – North

CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS New Zealand effortlessly lived up to it’s reputation as the Eco-tourism capital of the world. Like everywhere else, it has issues, mostly centered around agricultural impact, but it is impossible not to enjoy the picturesque beauty. We also learned that it was ranked #1 on the 2014 Social Progress Index (published […]

Kauai

CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS First stop, Kauai. Stephen’s parents have been living there for about 3 years and were excited to host us for a week. They were especially excited because it was Lisan’s first trip to Kauai. It was the perfect way to ease ourselves into traveling, some quasi-home time. Facebook Pinterest Twitter