We’re Stephen Milnes and Stephanie Maskery.
We quit our jobs in 2016, left our home in Bristol (UK), and packed our bags for a twelve month antipodean adventure.
Because nobody has done that before…
Well our updating has been very slack over the last few months. Partly because of inclement autumn weather delaying us from doing anything worth writing about, and partly because I forgot the log in details for the blog, Twitter profile and associated email addresses. So here we are with what will be our last update … Continue reading Autumn to winter 2018 and goodbye New Zealand
It’s been quite some time since we last posted anything and we’re long overdue an update, so here’s what we’ve been up to since December 2017. Road tripping once more Towards the end of November we took a week off work to explore some parts of the South Island that we missed on our original … Continue reading Spring and Summer round-up
A couple of weeks ago we took the van down to Fiordland. In the south west part of the South Island, it’s one of the country’s most spectacular national parks and a place we’ve been to many times. On this trip, rather than heading to areas we’ve visited already, such as Te Anau and Milford … Continue reading Weekend wanderings: Manapouri
Well, winter has been and gone. We had a great time learning to snowboard – even if both of us did have brief and intense moments of rage and frustration on the slopes – and got swept up in the euphoria in Wellington as we were in the Westpac Stadium to witness the British and … Continue reading Winter is over. Summer is coming.