Monthly Archives: October 2012

Backpack to basics

For all the perks living in a campervan brings – the open road,  lake/beach/mountain views from our bedroom window, the convenience of it all –  there’s a few drawbacks as well. Living on a travelers budget and with freedom camping a  massive no no (as described here in this excellent blog) – we generally stick to DOC […]

Sheep thrills

Aotearoa, the Maori name for New Zealand, roughly translates as ‘the land of the long white cloud‘. Somewhere, at some point, I’m pretty convinced something was lost in translation however, as it clearly should have been ‘the land of a lot of little white clouds‘. Sheep. Everywhere you go, there’s sheep. In a country of […]