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New Zealand

Accessibility Asia Thoughts

I wheel travel in south-east Asia: challenge accepted!

20 June 2017

As I am writing this post, we have already left our apartment in Wellington. The departure date is getting very close: on Friday we will leave this country one year…

Accessibility New Zealand North Island

Auckland, the city of sails

19 June 2017

Auckland, located in the north island north-west, is the biggest city of New Zealand. For that reason many people think that it is the capital whereas it is actually Wellington. Auckland…

Accessibility New Zealand South Island

Franz Josef Glacier and Fox Glacier: two days, two glaciers, one wheelchair

18 June 2017

Last December, while it was Winter in Europe it was the beginning of the Summer here in New Zealand. While most of the French people were eating a raclette or a…

Accessibility New Zealand South Island

Pancakes Rocks mysteries and Hokitika gorges beauty

17 June 2017

After some maritime adventures in Abel Tasman National Park and a night resting at Westport, it was time to head for south island west coast and visit the Pancakes Rocks…

Handicap New Zealand Sport

I swapped my wheelchair for a horse!

15 June 2017

Like many children when I was a kid I wanted to try a lot of different sports and at one point I wanted to go horse-riding. It is a very expensive…