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Let's go north!

November 26, 2016

The old road to Russell: one of the best rides in the world!

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It's been a blast! (NSZ1602)

November 21, 2016

Day 11: Hike, ride and fly  

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Zurück nach Auckland - Nordinsel-Verlängerung CNS1601

February 11, 2016

Tag 6: Russel nach Auckland Es ist unser letzter Tag auf der Strasse und wir genießen ihn in vollen Zügen. Nach einem sehr gemütlichen Frühstück am Hafen von Russel geht es gleich auf die Old Russel Road, ein fantastisches Stück Asphalt voller enger Kurven ...

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Arrival in Auckland - NSZ 1601

February 1, 2016

Alan and Chris can't wait to get back home so they're taking the Magic Vespa...

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Three weeks of New Zealand are over - CNS1502

November 28, 2015

Day 5 & 6: the Bay of Islands and back to Auckland Der Wetterbericht für Freitag und Samstag ist desaströs, doch das verdirbt uns die gute Laune nicht. Bay of Islands heißt das Ziel heute, eine der schönsten und beliebtesten Gegenden Neuseelands. Wir besuchen ...

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Doing the Haka in Rotorua - NSZ 1502

November 24, 2015

Day Twelve: Rotorua to Auckland Our last day on the bike dawns with a stiff breeze and overcast skies. Highway 5 takes us past gently rolling farmland and forests as we head for the small town of Tirua. We refuell with some of the ...

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The magical ride to Cape Reinga (CNS1501)

February 3, 2015

The road to the cape is scenic and curvy

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NSZ1501 - New Zealand done right!

January 22, 2015

Day One: Christchurch to Twizel Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to New Zealand! Set far out in the Pacific ocean, this nation boasts some of the most spectacular riding this planet has to offer. Unique flora and fauna as well as an incredibly welcoming population ...

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From South to North Island (NSZ 1402)

November 11, 2014

As we rode up the West Coast the weather was - mostly - on our side. The highlight were Arthurs Pass and especially the Pancake Rocks at Punakaiki, where the coast is at its wildest. After that we headed to our Farmstay just west of Nelson, and ...

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... and then there will be sunshine again!!! (CNS1401)

February 4, 2014

On our last day here in Northland the weather god had mercy on us and gave us some more blue sky, sunshine and balmy temperatures. We left Russell, the "Hellhole of the Pacific", on the ultra-twisty Old Russell Road, one of the best rides in all of ...

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End of tour, what a pity (NSZ1401)

January 21, 2014

From the hotel in Rotorua the group of 21 embarked on their last riding day, destination Auckland. From here they will go home, only three lucky lads are bound to continue on our one-week extension to Northland. To be continued!

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Not such a small country after all... (NSZ 1302)

November 13, 2013

The stinging smell of sulphur in the air means that we reached Rotorua, the volcanic and thermal heart of New Zealand (often called Rotten-rua by some disrespectful Aucklanders) and that again means that our tour is almost over, only one riding day left. We covered more than ...

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New Zealand's Big Five (CNS 1301)

February 8, 2013

No, we don't mean Kiwi, Kea, Weka, Pukeko and Tui, even though these are five bird species that are endemic to New Zealand. We're talking fun sports here, and the NZ Big Five are Bungy, jet boat, helicopter, quad and jet ski. Some people in the group ...

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The Ride To Middle Earth (NSZ1301)

January 22, 2013

On our last riding day we went to visit a very, very special place: Hobbiton, the home of Frodo and Bilbo Baggins. The place is so incredibly picturesque and cute that everybody wanted to become a Hobbit and stay here. But we went on to Auckland and ...

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