July 2016. “Everyone knows the Te Araroa Trail covers some of the most spectacular landscapes New Zealand has on offer, from the sweeping beaches of the north to the soaring peaks of the south. It includes places keen Kiwi trampers put high on their bucket lists, such as Nelson Lakes National Park. Yet for those seeking a taste of the Long Pathway, away from the crowds, it includes quiet, hidden places that are spectacular in their own right.”
https://www.wildernessmag.co.nz/hidden-gems-long-pathway/

April 2016. “Te Araroa, goed voor 3000 kilometer wandelen in Nieuw-Zeeland, is een van de jongste langeafstandsroutes en loopt langs de meest spectaculaire landschappen van Nieuw-Zeeland. Eef De Boeck en haar Noorse vriend Per Jonas legden de 3000 kilometer al wandelend af, van het noordelijkste puntje in Cape Reinga tot de plek waar de Zuidelijke Oceaan wild op de kliffen van het schiereiland bij Bluff beukt…”
https://farout.be/3000-km-wandelen-in-nieuw-zeeland/

Juli 2015. “The article ‘A load of crap’ (May 2015) described the abominable condition of Hamilton Hut and its surroundings found by the author on recent visits. No matter how much I agree with his irritation towards people leaving their rubbish behind, not cleaning huts or doing their business everywhere, I found the conclusion he jumped to – that this must be done by Te Araroa Trail hikers who ‘use the trail as freedom camping and will crap anywhere, anytime’ – contrary to my own experiences and made without offering any substantial proof that through-hikers were to blame.”
https://www.wildernessmag.co.nz/foreign-walkers-not-blame/

 

June 2015. Contributed several images to this book on contemporary landscape photography
http://shop.gestalten.com/great-wide-open.html

January 2015. Interview in Norwegian regional newspaper Eidsvoll Ullensaker Blad about or hike across New Zealand so far:
http://www.eub.no/kultur/noen-gar-spasertur-dette-paret-gar-300-mil

October 2014. Interview in Belgian regional newspaper Het Nieuwsblad before departure on Te Araroa:
http://www.hln.be/regio/nieuws-uit-ternat/-het-wordt-de-reis-van-ons-leven-a2087689/

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