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hokitika smurfs

German edition: Hokitika Wildfoods Festival

Hokitika ist eine Kleinstadt and der Westküste von Neuseeland’s Südinsel. So manch einer wird durch Hokitika fahren, auf dem Weg zum Franz Josef Gletscher oder dem Fox Gletscher, aber wohl nicht dort für längere Zeit anhalten. Aber ausser dass man dort günstiger tanken kann, weiss man eher wenig über dieses verschlafene Nest. Es sei denn, man hat das Glück, im… Read more →


Beautiful Taupo, full of surprises! (with video)

Many say Taupo is the Queenstown of the North Island. A gorgeous lake, access to the mountains and tons of adventure sports and activities on offer. This post, however, is not about the bungy, the sky diving or the Tongariro Crossing. It’s about what to do on a rainy day in Taupo. An indoor activity in a town that’s all… Read more →

Map at the Te Papa museum, Wellington

5 must-dos on your trip through New Zealand

We’ve all heard of the skydiving adventures, the white water rafting and surfing on the sand dunes in the north. I myself have indulged in activities and experiences that are highly advertised throughout New Zealand, such as bungy jumping, or a Lord of the Rings tour. And they were great! I don’t regret any of them. Quite the contrary. Having… Read more →

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