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Queenstown Botanic Gardens - New Zealand

The Queenstown gardens are a great place to stop if you want to get away from the crowds in this busy tourist town.  Grab a picnic and head here for some relaxation. 328 more words

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Queenstown - and more about food.

Monday I went to Caribe Latin Kitchen in the pedestrian mall which I’d spotted last week and thought looked interesting.  A great mix of Mexican, Brazilian and other South American foods.   886 more words

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A Town Fit For The Queen

25th – 29th of November

Maori have lived on the shores of Lake Wakatipu for ages, but it wasn’t until the 1850s that the first white people found their way to this precious area. 1,769 more words


Walk along the Queenstown waterfront pathway

Following my picnic dinner on Monday (more on that later in the week), I decided to take the long way back to my motel via the Queenstown waterfront pathway. 422 more words

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New on 500px : Firing Line by christianlim by christianlim

Willow Trees of Glenorchy on a tight pano shot… was not hunting for this vantage during this visit so once you see the shots on your CF it makes you wonder what you were thinking all along the morning. 18 more words

In January last year we went to Australia & New Zealand to visit friends and family in Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Queenstown.  As the weather gets colder her it is easy to miss the heat of Perth, the warmth of Sydney and Melbourne, and the alpine-summer like temperatures of New Zealand.

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Off to Queenstown ... a story with pictures

So the other week, I was asked to travel to Queenstown for work… I pleaded, “please don’t send me!”  Yeah, right.  I love Queenstown, its one of those top worldwide tourist destinations and with good reason – its a fun, vibrant town with loads to do, great restaurants and the most amazing scenery. 367 more words

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