New Zealand

A Visit to Steampunk HQ

A Visit to Steampunk HQ

Going Steampunk in Oamaru, New Zealand

We went to Oamaru, New Zealand to see the blue penguins. And we did. But we were taken by surprise when we learned that the town is New Zealand's steampunk capital and home to the incredible Steampunk HQ.

A Visit to Steampunk HQ
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Images of New Zealand

New Zealand in Pictures

We spent two weeks driving around New Zealand in a giant camper van. Here's a little of what we saw.

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Images of New Zealand
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A Tour in Twizel

A Tour in Twizel

Monday, 22-09-2014. Day 33.

Venturing into Rohan and Gondor

If you throw a rock in New Zealand, there's a high likelihood you'll hit a sheep. However, if you don't hit a sheep, you'll probably hit a billboard advertising a Lord of the Rings tour. So we thought we should give one a try.

A Tour in Twizel
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An Outing in Oamaru

An Outing in Oamaru

Sunday, 21-09-14. Day 32.

Steampunk, Time Travel, and the World's Greatest Playground

› After a chilly night watching small penguins come back to their homes after a day fishing at sea, we explored Oamaru for a little while before heading off for Twizel.

An Outing in Oamaru
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