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... as the deep muds we used to deal with at Prinsted. I've not been very adventurous and only gone on little short trips in the coves around and Lorenzen, or down to the Wharf. But it's lovely to look at all the houses on the water and head up into the creeks. You have to be a bit careful going further afield and I've been a bit nervous to go across the ...
... they were two adults with a baby. The Maui dolphin has very distinctive colouring with a dorsal fin which resembles the shape of an elf hat. They grow to about 1.3m and weigh between 40 - 60 kg. Very cute and the guys were very lucky to see them in the wild. Ash calls Jonesy the dolphin whisperer because they always come to visit if he's in the surf.
Orcas are often sited in the bays around Raglan and there is a classic ...
... there we came across these great balanced stone column's. See the pictures.
Poppy's and Ollie have now seen some sense and swapped surf boards, this allows Ollie to catch more waves and start to generate speed both backside and front side along the wave face. Poppy on the other hand, with the smaller board is staying much tighter to the wave face, and is able to generate more speed and get tighter turns.
I'm finding my new SUP, too large in the ...
On the 14th of Jan, Wednesday 2015 we travelled to Auckland Aoratoa, (New Zealand).
We stayed in a small hotel. When we got there dad went to bed, because he had had a big drive, or maybe he was just lazy, he said he hadn't slept that well the night before....
Meanwhile, Poppy, mum and I went on a ferry to Birkenhead; we then walked ...
... for us Mikaela won and the bartab was rolled over to the next night. In our second full day in Paihia we decided to have a sail out to the "world famous" Hole in the rock. Before I chat about this trip, this is another thing I've found. EVERYTHING is "World Famous" in New Zealand. One hostel we stayed in had a "World Famous Pizza Night" another had their "World Famous $12 beer jugs". It seems that one day some guy decided to put "world famous" in front of his product and ...
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