Te Araroa Track on Google
I’m a bit of a nerd. I’ve subscribed to Google Alert for the keywords “Te Araroa”. That way I know all that’s going on on the interwebs regarding the track. The way it works: whenever Google trawls the web and indexes a site with those particular keywords, it sends me an email notification. Neat.
So far it’s helped me discover a stack of great stuff. I’ve stumbled upon a few new blogs by people planning to do, or have already completed the journey, have been notified of news updates by the Te Araroa Trust and DoC, and even discovered a book on eBay that had something on the track in it – turns out it was a mere page so suffice to say, I didn’t shell out for it.
Two discovers from a notification I got an hour ago: