The very north of New Zealand

I drove to Cape Reinga with the last seventeen kilometres on unsurfaced road. Turning south, a deserted beach curved to the next point while wind gnashed the air. To the east, lay more isolated beaches left to gulls, wind and beautiful vegetation.

Cape Reinga's lighthouse
Cape Reinga’s lighthouse

The ocean shimmered aqua, a backdrop to a signpost that signaled how far I was from home.

11 000 kms from home
11 000 kms from home

5 thoughts on “The very north of New Zealand”

  1. Beautiful shots! New Zealand always caught my imagination, and yesterday, on a hill in Barcelona, I met two nice Kiwis. I invited them to visit me in my hometown, since it looked like a clear sign that the time to visit their one has come.

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