Travel

Snout Track Walkabout

Our first introduction to the South Island was from the viewing deck of the Interislander Ferry. After spending three weeks driving around the North Island, we were anxious to get to Marlborough and put down (somewhat shallow) roots. Our first…

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Travel

A Much Needed Walkabout

The Whither Hills boarder the Waipara Valley in the Marlborough region to the south. They were carved by glaciers and had their contours revealed when humans settled the area, hunting moa and establishing agriculture. The upper level of the winery…

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Wine

Waipara Valley + The Beginning

I’m not ashamed to admit that it took me a couple years past drinking age to really enjoy wine. The turning point was when I was visiting my sister and she loaded me up on a concoction of Sauv Blanc…

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