Monthly Archives: March 2012

Backpacker’s Car Market, Christchurch, New Zealand

So we needed to sell our van, and we’d heard about the Backpackers’ Car Market in Christchurch. We went down to check it out and found Richard, Gary, and Sam, the folks that run the place, as busy as ever. … Continue reading

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Giant Nuggets, Gypsy Gems, Prancing Penguins, Strange Spheres, Massive Mountains, Craving Chocolate and shaking it in the city of Earthquakes

We left the delights of Queenstown before we went any further over budget, and we made the trip to the East coast and the Pacific Ocean once more. We had heard from an American girl we met on the Milford … Continue reading

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