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Fly Fishing in Russia…

Last month Dad & I headed over to Russia for a spot of fly fishing. Specifically, the Kamchatka Peninsula, just across the Bering Sea from Alaska. Interestingly enough, getting to Russia wasn’t the exciting part. (The flight from Denver to … Continue reading

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Heading Home…

A wonderful time away fly fishing with Dad. We had great companions and superb guides. Unfortunately, time to get back to reality…

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Snorkeling in Bora Bora…

One of the things Steph and I were most looking forward to was a snorkeling excursion in and around the lagoon surrounding Bora Bora. The boat and our guid, Nani, picked us up at the resort’s dock at about 9:30 … Continue reading

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Touring Bora Bora…

You’d think there isn’t much to see on such a small island. To be honest, with only a single road running along the perimeter, you wouldn’t be far off. Having said that, there are some things worth checking out. So … Continue reading

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Night Skies in Bora Bora…

As we were walking back from dinner the other night, Steph & I were enjoying looking at the stars. Primarily the Southern Cross, but other constellations as well. At one point, we realized we are able to see the Milky … Continue reading

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More Bora Bora…

We haven’t done much of anything aside from hanging out on the beach. Having said that, Bora Bora and our resort don’t lack for scenes to photograph. Here’s some more: >

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Bora Bora…

After leaving Christchurch, we had a bit of flying to do. Stayed a night in Auckland, then hopped to Tahiti. Stayed a night there before taking another short flight (with beautiful views) to our final destination: Bora Bora. Simply being … Continue reading

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Christchurch

After visiting the vineyards, we decided to head into Christchurch for a bit. Our first stop was the botanic gardens. Tracy at Melton Estate recommended them, saying they are beautiful and we would probably enjoy shooting some photos there. She … Continue reading

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Enjoying New Zealand Wine…

So after seeing a seaside village and touring Middle-Earth, we had to decide what to do next. Given we were in the Canterbury region, we decided to go visit a few vineyards. Our first stop was Melton Estate. This was … Continue reading

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A Journey to Middle-Earth…

The day after we got to New Zealand, we woke up before sunrise. We blame a combination of jet lag and the fact that it is fall. Regardless, this was good, as we needed to get our things together and … Continue reading

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