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One traveller's day-by-day account of a year-long journey through Japan, China, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, America and Canada

Day 265: 23rd October
Journey into Mordor
The flag of New Zealand

Tongariro Crossing, New Zealand

The Tongariro Crossing

The ominous-sounding Tongariro Crossing sounds like something Frodo might've had to brave on his way into Mordor. And in a way, it was - I have it on good authority that one of