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It has been a very long time since we posted on BW2C. It is not that we have not travelled at all but more that travel has not been our everyday thing. I am happy to say that we are …

Jeff says:
Enjoy celebrating the New Year in Jamaica! Excellent mobile site by the way. more
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Two spectacular weeks in Fiji. We flew from Auckland to Nadi on June 4th. It is now two weeks later and we are about to return from Fiji to Canada. Some mixed feelings really about coming home. Generally though I …

Gail Lomatski says:
Wow! Fabulous pictures and videos. Another place to add to my bucket list. You... more
Carolyn & Jeff says:
Great shots, especially of the manta rays! What an awesome experience! We would... more
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At last report we were on our way to Mangawhai Heads for an eight day housesitting gig. We drove from Thames to MH zooming by Auckland without stopping. Our plan was to be at Carol and Chris' house by noon. …

Jeff & Carolyn says:
Yikes….that sandboarding looks painful! Where’s the video of Nicola... more
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I am getting slow it seems with my updates. Not sure what, if anything, that is indicative of. Perhaps getting slower as we get closer to coming home. I am not sure.   In my last update we were leaving …

Carolyn & Jeff says:
Great photos! It all looks so beautiful. We can’t say we’re... more
Co & hank says:
Looking forward to having you to ourselves for a time. Love ya both. more

The Catlins and Around the West Coast

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We have zipped around the south coast and west coast of the South Island now. I am writing this post from Ruby Bay which is about a half hour from Nelson. We have been house sitting for the past six …

 

Rainy Days and Mondays Always Get Me Down!

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In my last post, we were heading to Mount Sunday. We have had really crappy weather. Pretty much since we arrived in New Zealand it has been rainy and cold.   We drove the gravel road to Mount Sunday from …

 

Middle Earth

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After we left Vegas we spent a couple of days in Lon Beach, California. It was just a quick pit stop before our long flight to New Zealand. It turned out to be a really nice stop. We booked a …

 

End of Argentina, Chile and Vegas Baby

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We'll it has been quite a while since my last post. Time for a lengthy update. In my last update we had just left Moi and Rose in Iguazu. Lots has happened since then. After we left Puerto Iguazu we …

 

The Road to Iguazu

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In my last post we were in Montevideo, Uruguay. Nic and I had gone to a basketball game which was a crazy cultural experience. The next night Nic and he gals, Moire and Rose, went to a Tango show with …

 

The Moire and Rose Tango

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I must say that I was feeling a little like we have hit the ultimate highlight of our year of travel after Antarctica. We planned our entire year around getting there sometime in January or February. Now that it is …

 

Unbelievable Antarctica

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  We embarked the MS Expedition at 4pm on February 17th. The Expedition is owned and operated by G Adventures (formerly GAP). The captain is a Canadian from Toronto with 25 years experience in these waters. He is also the …

 

El Calafate, Ushuaia and Tierra Del Fuego

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Back in El Calafate we returned to the hostel we had stayed at before. We only booked one night because we had figured we would be moving on the next day. However when we were last in El Calafate we …