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Town with a view

Admittedly, Queenstown is a party town. I don’t like partying, so that part of town doesn’t appeal to me. There is, on the other hand, a lot to do in and around Queenstown. 107 more words


Lake Wakatipu: a must-visit

Written by Valentina Romano

Today The Golden Scope decided to share with you an article on a beautiful New Zealander lake: Lake Wakatipu.

Located in the Otago Region in the Southern Island, Lake Wakatipu is the subject to a lot of ancient Maori legends. 493 more words


Greenstone Track, Fiordland

I’m going to show you the Greenstone track in Fiordland, from the extinct glaciers of Key Summit on the western side to the broad mountain valleys and spectacular lake views approaching road end in the east. 661 more words

New Zealand

Glenorchy, New Zealand (March 2013)

Glenorchy is a small picturesque town at the top of Lake Wakatipu about 45 minutes from Queenstown.

Turquoise Lake Wakatipu in Queenstown

While traveling throughout New Zealand I was always on the lookout for turquoise treasures (as I do in each destination that I visit). Typically, I visit very well-known turquoise places where turquoise can easily be spotted. 156 more words

Turquoise Compass

YHA Queenstown Lakefront

When people think about New Zealand they automatically think about Queenstown. I knew that if I ever made it to New Zealand I would defiantly be stopping in Queenstown. 456 more words

Turquoise Compass