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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Saturday’s scene: Sleeping Beauty

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

This koala in Brisbane, Australia looks so cute and cuddly but beware of those claws. Alan and I visited this sleeping beauty at the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane, Australia as part of a Seabourn Odyssey cruise excursion. The lethargic marsupials—they sleep as much as 19 hours a day—made excellent photographic subjects. No worries […]

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Jagged ice of Fox Glacier in New Zealand

Day-tripping Through New Zealand’s Glacier Country

Jagged ice of Fox Glacier in New Zealand

Updated 02.01.2016 For a close-up glacier experience, nothing beats the convenience of Franz Josef and Fox Glacier on the South Island of New Zealand. You don’t have to board a ship for a long cruise to the glacier’s face, simply park your car in the parking lot and start walking. Active travelers choose between moderately […]

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Abel Tasman Coast Trail in New Zealand

Hiking the Abel Tasman Coast Track

Abel Tasman Coast Trail in New Zealand

Updated 06.01.2015 Isolated beaches, sandy coves, tree-studded ridges where a waterfall’s trill competes with the call of the bellbird and tui —this is New Zealand’s Abel Tasman National Park on the South Island. You’ll find plenty of active travel adventures here, including some world class hiking. Choose from two tracks: One leads inland up forested […]

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