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Wanna go to WANAKA? – Parenting Twins Article

Most of us are familiar with Queenstown in New Zealand, what about the neighbouring town of Wanaka located an hour’s drive away? If you have never been, here’s some information that might pique your interest.About WanakaThrough my eyes, this picturesque town is a hub for outdoor adventures and gastronomical adventures. You can go skydiving, climbing or mountaineering and there are hundreds of kilometers of tracks for hiking or biking. The crystal-clear water of Lakes Wanaka and Hawea as well as…

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Wave into Queenstown – Parenting Twins Article

The adventure starts in the air as the pilot navigates between the majestic snow capped mountains ensuring the plane’s safe descent. This is quite spectacular so be sure to grab a window seat!About QueenstownThis enchanting regional city sits on the shores of the South Island’s Lake Wakatipu. Renowned for adventure sports, it’s also a base for exploring the region’s dramatic vineyards (Lake Hayes) and historic mining town (such as Arrowtown). There is bungee jumping off Kawarau Gorge Suspension Bridge and…

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A (white) Dream Come True – Parenting Twins Article

3 hour epic snow ski date on Mt Perisher18 years ago, my then-boyfriend (now husband) took me on a romantic holiday to New Zealand where I learnt to snow ski. Let’s be honest – I didn’t take to it naturally and hated the experience because it was blardy hard work, exhausting, terrifying and yes, there were tears and tantrums on the mountain. Not a good look considering it occurred during the early stages of our relationship and I  wanted to…

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