World Travels

August 27, 2007

Destination: Melting Man, Flock Hill Station, South Island, August 27, 2007

I can’t quite recall how the idea began. I think it started when several of the Kiwiburn ExCom members started talking about their upcoming trip to the playa for Burning Man, and someone said, ‘Hey, we should have a We’re Not Going To Burning Man’ party for those of us […]
July 14, 2007

Destination: Bodega Bay, CA; The Wedding of Joy & David, July 14, 2007

The raison d’etre for our trip back to the States this July and August was to participate in the wedding of my one and most special sibling Joy to her most suitable and complimentary partner David. The wedding of the year some said (well, at least in Guidi & Wygant […]
March 28, 2007

Destination: Wanganui, North Island, NZ, February 27 – 28, 2006

This will be a much shorter post than the last as we only stopped in Wanganui for two nights. But it’s worth a mention. The Wanganui region (population 45,300, with 41,000 located in Wanganui city) is dominated by the mighty Whanganui River, which is the only way to reach the […]
March 27, 2007

Destination: Taranaki, North Island, NZ, February 19 – 26, 2007

After Taupo, we started making our way over to the Taranaki region. Located in the mid-western part of the north island, this area is named after the Mt. Taranaki volcano, also called Mt. Egmont, the massive cone of which dominates the landscape (if you’re lucky enough to see it!). This […]