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    Hiking the Routeburn Track in New Zealand

    Hiking the Routeburn Track – a must for New Zealand travelers The Routeburn Track is being called one of and possibly the most stunning multi day hike in New Zealand. Even though I don’t fully agree on the latter, I do think that the Routeburn Track hike is one of the best that tramping in New Zealand has to offer and a must for every New Zealand traveler who’s into hiking.   I’ve hiked the Routeburn Track twice in my life, once in 2011 with good weather and once in 2018 with poor weather. Very poor weather in fact. I combined both experiences in this ultimate guide to hiking the…

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    New Zealand

    Why Roys Peak hike in Wanaka is a waste of your time

    Let me first explain that I am not very often disappointed in a hike. In fact, there are only a few walks in the world that I have not enjoyed. The Roys Peak walk in Wanaka is one of them. This overhyped and extremely boring hike I did during my last New Zealand trip when I spent three months hiking all over the country. As I had seen many pictures of Roys Peak on Instagram, I was very curious, but the hike was not nearly as spectacular as I imagined it to be.   Hike Roys Peak Wanaka: a desillusion in New Zealand Generally I’m not a fan of blogging…

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    New Zealand

    Rob Roy Glacier Track – the best hike in Wanaka, New Zealand

    A full guide to the Rob Roy Glacier track – the best hike in Wanaka, New Zealand Thanks for visiting my website and your wish to read more about the Rob Roy Glacier track in Wanaka, New Zealand. The Rob Roy Glacier walk is definitely the best hike in Wanaka and a must-do if you only have one day to spend here. I’ve done various other hikes in the area and can honestly say that none of them impressed me as much as the Roy Roy Glacier hike. So in this article I’ll give you all you need to know about hiking in the Rob Roy Valley. Enjoy!   About…

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    New Zealand

    Greenstone Caples Track: a great alternative for The Routeburn Track

    Hiking the Greenstone Caples Track – a great alternative for the Routeburn Track Welcome to this article about the Greenstone & Caples Track. If you have come to this article to read more about this amazing hike, you’ve come to the right place. I’ve written a complete hiking guide of the Greenstone Caples Track for you below and hope you’ll find it useful. I’ve hiked this trail in 2018 and a few weeks later I hiked The Routeburn Track for the second time in my life. Even though I have to admit that the Routeburn Track is stunning, the Greenstone Caples Track proved to be a worthy alternative for the…