Avalanches Peak, Arthur’s Pass

Arthur’s Pass is the highest of the three passes allowing to cross the Southern Alps and the most direct route to go from Christchurch to the West Coast (and vice versa). At an altitude of 920m above sea level, it is also the gateway to Arthur’s Pass National Park, its twenty 2000+ peaks and countless hiking opportunities.

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Tales from Te Aotearoa

Why did New Zealand amazed me … ? Well it’s not an easy one. It’s been nearly a year since I came back home from my adventure there. But I still feel like it was yesterday. The land of the long white cloud, Te Aotearoa in Māori, is a true gem, a paradise for photographers and the mecca of outdoor enthusiasts. Somewhere in the pacific ocean, east of Australia, the country’s two main islands are home to a mind blowing diversity of landscapes …

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Exploring the land of Ice and Fire

Iceland has been incredibly shaped by nature. Water, fire, quakes, their marks are everywhere. From active volcanos to gigantic glaciers and impressive waterfalls, it offers plenty of sights for travelers. Extreme but stunning, many say it’s a country you got to visit both in winter and summer. Having a week off in February and as a winter lover, I took the opportunity to ticked the first season off the list.

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