Tag: new zealand
It’s not yet the end of the year, but I’m not going anywhere until early in 2012 and there’s a rare speck of dust on my suitcase. I may as well summarize my travel year now. While there were definitely some strange aspects to my 2011, I made new friends (some of whom are the [...]
Posted: December 14th, 2011 under General.
Tags: colombia, grand canyon national park, hana, magdalena bay, maui, mexico, new zealand, nicaragua, puebla, rocky mountain national park, travel
An hour from downtown Wellington, Kapiti Island is one of New Zealand’s most successful nature reserves and is a model for wildlife and flora conservation. Since 1897, the island has been used as a bird sanctuary, where the region’s rich birdlife can recover in safety from years of being threatened by mammals introduced to the [...]