New Zealand (Māori: Aotearoa) is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, a country of
stunning and diverse natural beauty: jagged mountains, rolling pasture land, steep fiords, pristine trout-filled
lakes, raging rivers, scenic beaches,and active volcanic zones. Māori culture continues to play an important part
in everyday life and the identity of the nation. Government and corporate New Zealand is full of Māori symbolism.
There are abundant opportunities for visitors to understand and experience the history and present-day forms of
Brophy is driven by a love of active adventure and immersive cultural travel. He has skied through the remote fjords of Svalbard and been trained as a yoga teacher in Bali.He lived in the backcountry of Patagonia for 80 straight days, climbing un-named and sea kayaking through uninhabited island chains. He has trekked through sacred mountains in the Himalayas, skied virgin lines in Alaska, fished remote rivers in New Zealand, and explored the Colombian Amazon. With Untrodden, he dreams of facilitating similar journeys for others.
Carrie Ann Back is a part-time travel writer and full-time globetrotter based in Southeast Asia. She’s been to over 30 countries,including living in the Amazon jungle in Bolivia and working for elephant conservation in Thailand. I love anything off-the-beaten path! Carrie continues to be a sought-after travel expert for digital media, print materials & magazines, and conferences all over the world. Carrie is also a digital copywriter for hotels and restaurants worldwide. When not traveling, she can be found sampling new wines, planning her next trip, or trying to perfect her
Traverse Journeys provides organized travel opportunities powered by social enterprises, community partners and impact-minded venturers.Our mission is to cultivate transformative experiences to unique destinations across the globe, fostering cross-cultural appreciation, environmental awareness and responsible tourism. We offer small group trips to 20+ destinations infusing people, planet and purpose into each experience, ranging from adventure, hiking, yoga, cultural and culinary itineraries 6-12 days in length.
We believe in showing clients New Zealand beyond the tourist trail. We stay in beautiful and remote locations away from busy towns and cities.Our tours are designed to immerse clients in the outdoor beauty and excitement of New Zealand whilst learning about the culture and history of the country.
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