Kia ora!

We’re Chris and Harriette, a Kiwi couple forever keen for adventure. We hope you enjoy reading about some of our escapades. Thanks for visiting!

South West Coast Path – Part 2: St Just to Penzance

After bidding farewell to our new friend Geoff the cat, we set off on our third day of hiking. We walked back through the town and out to the coast with our first stop of the day at Cape Cornwall headland. Whilst snacking we spotted a red-billed Cornish chough. The natural return of these birds…

South West Coast Path – Part 1: St Ives to St Just

Quick life update before we dive into another adventure diary entry – In July we finished work for the foreseeable future, and took off to the United Kingdom for a holiday. Our extended holiday meant that we could spend plenty of quality time with family and friends. It also meant we could go on adventures…

Mt Thomas

With the forecast for Arthur’s Pass looking a bit dodgy but eager for a challenge, we set about finding something a little closer to home for our Easter hike. We managed to identify a little loop for us to try out, because who doesn’t love a good loop?! Mt Thomas was also only a 50-minute…

What’s next?

  • South West Coast Path: St Ives to Penzance – England, August 2022
  • West Highland Way – Scotland, September 2022
  • Te Araroa – New Zealand, November 2022