April 18, 2006

I’ve Been Hijacked – Twice! Christchurch, April 10 – 17, 2006

What a week it’s been. Last Sunday, I received an email from my pal Kat saying that my website had been hijacked and that she and my webhost provider were trying to remedy the problem. The problem being that if you logged into kathysgetaways.com, you were re-routed to a “Hookers […]
April 9, 2006

Destination: Napier, North Island, NZ March 27 – April 1, 2006

A quick change of plans and we decided to head straight to Napier from Coromandel and cut out the two day drive around the East Cape of the North Island. We felt that moving from place to place every two or three days was cramping our style and wasn’t allowing […]
April 3, 2006

A wwoofing we will go……

We’ve landed on the south island after a very smooth ferry crossing yesterday afternoon from Wellington to Picton. Today we’re heading west to the beautiful Golden Bay region where we will do two back-to-back wwoofings for a total of seven nights. These should be a bit more ‘light’ than the […]
March 31, 2006

Destination: Coromandel, North Island, NZ March 23 – 27, 2006

We spent three and one-half days on the Coromandel Peninsula. Just a little over two hours from Auckland, we had a leisurely and easy drive through rolling pastureland to Thames which is located at the base of the peninsula and is the largest city of the Coromandel with a population […]