Straying from the Flock: Travels in New Zealand

Front Cover
Wiley, May 20, 2005 - Travel - 288 pages
13 Reviews
An illuminating road trip through the history, life, and attractions of one of the most beautiful countries in the southern hemisphere
The beauty and grandeur of New Zealand has captured the imagination of movie-goers over the past couple of years, and the country is a dream destination for many around the world. Straying from the Flock is an intimate and personal account of one passionate traveler's visit to this incredible country, its mountains and beaches, fjords, rainforests, vineyards, and hidden eateries. Each of the fifty chapters describes one day in his travels-fishing, flying, cattle herding, befriending locals at every turn. Filled with colorful stories and memorable personalities, the book not only describes the trip of a lifetime, but captures a life-altering experience for its writer. From mountains and rainforests to cities and beaches, Straying from the Flock is both a moving memoir and personal travel guide to this amazing country.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
3
4 stars
1
3 stars
3
2 stars
2
1 star
4

Review: Straying from the Flock: Travels in New Zealand

User Review  - Donna Braff - Goodreads

Great book and well written!!! I love books that are based on a person's adventures/experiences. I found myself living vicariously through the author, and looking forward to the day I can visit New Zealand. I highly recommend this book! Read full review

Review: Straying from the Flock: Travels in New Zealand

User Review  - Vicki - Goodreads

Its kind of condescending and using real names of real people is not so nice. Read full review

About the author (2005)

DR. ALEXANDER ELDER is a professional trader, an expert in technical analysis, and a practicing psychiatrist. He is the founder of Financial Trading Inc., a firm that provides intensive training camps for traders worldwide. His two previous books went on to become international bestsellers: Trading for a Living (Wiley) was translated into nine languages, and Come Into My Trading Room (Wiley) was named a 2003 Book of the Year by Barron's. To see Dr. Elder's snapshots from his New Zealand journey please visit www.elder.com/nz.

Bibliographic information