Franz Josef

The little township of Franz Josef doesnt have much. There is one small market, 2 bars, and a couple of backpackers hostels. But this sleepy little two road town is home to one of the biggest tourist draws on New Zealand’s West Coast: The Franz Josef Glacier.Continue reading »

Lake Pukaki Camp

Just a time-lapsed video of me and some other campers setting up our little tent city on the wooded shores of Lake Pukaki.

Fiordland and Milford Sound

Fiordland National Park in New Zealand is 12,120 square kilometers of fiords, waterfalls, and general glacier-carved awesomeness. Join me on my journey into the Fiordlands where we visit The Chasm …Continue reading »

A Day in Kaikoura

Here is a video diary of a day I spent in Kaikoura, just a stop along the road on the Flying Kiwi Adventure Bus Tour.Continue reading »

bus / camp / drink / sleep / repeat

Things have been off to a pretty good start here on this trip, except for the weather. The day I flew in to Auckland, it was sunny, but that evening a storm rolled over the North Island we had nothing but rain and wind for the next few days.Continue reading »