Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9
3 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 2060215 22-Jul-2018 00:38
Send private message quote this post

Tekapo and Hermatige (Aoraki Mt Cook) getaway/road trip


125 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 10


  Reply # 2060295 22-Jul-2018 09:12
Send private message quote this post

Family road trip to Banff in Canada where -10 seems to be normal.

 

 

 


3127 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 947

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 2060368 22-Jul-2018 12:17
One person supports this post
Send private message quote this post

Tough call, there's so much to choose from!! One of my favourite holidays was a month long one in Thailand in 2008. This sunset in Chiang Rai was a few days from the end. Didn't miss the cold in NZ at all :-)

 


2841 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 790

Subscriber

  Reply # 2060373 22-Jul-2018 12:32
2 people support this post
Send private message quote this post

Dratsab:

Tough call, there's so much to choose from!! One of my favourite holidays was a month long one in Thailand in 2008. This sunset in Chiang Rai was a few days from the end. Didn't miss the cold in NZ at all :-)




Get any casual caving done while you were there? :)

Glurp
8198 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3779

Subscriber

  Reply # 2060393 22-Jul-2018 12:41
One person supports this post
Send private message quote this post

My best ever winter holiday was in the summer. One July I travelled to Thailand and stayed with a friend. It was summer there. It is always summer there. This is his house.

 

 

I hate winter. I hate being cold. I get cold easily. I wish it would always be summer.

 

I never win anything. Ever. So it doesn’t matter what I say.

 

 





I reject your reality and substitute my own. - Adam Savage
 


neb

697 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 121

Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 2060404 22-Jul-2018 13:45
Send private message quote this post

Skiing at Ruapehu as a kid. There are probably photos somewhere but they're all pre-digital.

1 post

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 2060501 22-Jul-2018 16:48
Send private message quote this post

Our favourite winter holiday was recently in Ohakune where we met up with our son and family.  We were the 'chalet bitches'.  Our job was to have a hot meal ready for the adults and grandchildren when they returned from a day up the mountain.  During the day we did some great walks and went up the mountain ourselves.  Was a really great family catchup and we thoroughly enjoyed the time.  


81 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 7


  Reply # 2060592 22-Jul-2018 19:33
Send private message quote this post

I’ve just had my favourite winter holiday - 3 weeks in the US enjoying summer. Soaked up all the sights, sounds and smells the West Coast has on offer.

393 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 185


  Reply # 2060670 22-Jul-2018 20:50
Send private message quote this post

My favourite winter holiday was Tekapo, was fantastic to go out in neg 5 nights and photograph the stars.


5 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 2060681 22-Jul-2018 21:28
Send private message quote this post

I would love to go back to Egypt and Turkey to escape this cold weather!

 

 

 


75 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 3


  Reply # 2060688 22-Jul-2018 21:41
Send private message quote this post

First time snowboarding on the mountain. Whakapapa this weekend. Happy days.

 

 

 

Click to see full size


6 posts

Wannabe Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 2060693 22-Jul-2018 21:56
Send private message quote this post

Childhood memories. Depths of winter, in the snow, swimming in the hot stream on the way up to Ketetahi hut in Tongariro then running down to our packs to get dressed before getting too cold and going on up to the hut. Dont think the stream is there any more, hut certainly isnt.


47 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 2060738 23-Jul-2018 00:50
Send private message quote this post

Went to the UK at Christmas.

 

 

 

It was cold.

 

 

 

Very very cold.

 

 

 

 

 


7 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 2060790 23-Jul-2018 08:48
Send private message quote this post

My best winter holiday is being able to hibernate in my comfy bed with a good book - all warm and toasty without a care as to how cold and horrible the weather is outside!

 

And with room service - bliss.

 

p.s. But I won't be uploading a picture of me in bed - not today anyway.


32 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 2060796 23-Jul-2018 09:00
Send private message quote this post

It has to be Christmas holiday's in England having broken from school and building our own igloo in the back garden.  My attempt to sleep in it during the night was a disaster, as it was not only very cold, but it collapsed on me. 

 

 


1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9
Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.