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    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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    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 week 5: auch my toe and magical Milford

    Five down, eight to go. My first full month in New Zealand is a wrap. I’m opening up my laptop for the first time in a week, my mailbox is exploding and I haven’t written a blog in more than a week. And you know what? That’s fine for now. The upcoming days will not be very good weather-wise and will enable me to catch up on things. However, for now I’ll do another weekly update. From Te Anau this time, gateway to the magical Fiordland National Park.   I started my fifth week in New Zealand in Wanaka. I actually planned on going to Queenstown, however I couldn’t find…