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Getting back to nature in New Zealand – Pt. IV

Location: Abel Tasman, Blenheim Wineries and the drive back to Christchurch

Highlight: Kayaking around Abel Tasman

We arrived in Abel Tasman at the same time as hundreds of whales did, though our fortunes were drastically different, since we thrive on the beach: 551 more words

Fab Feb holiday - Abel Tasman revisited

I did it again. The Abel Tasman Coastal track. 15 years after I had done it for the first time. It’s still as beautiful as I remembered it: Golden beaches, crystal clear blue sea, with a backdrop of regenerating bush. 179 more words

Up close with fur seal pups in Golden Bay

Last weekend, Steve and I made the journey over Takaka hill and into Golden Bay – a beautiful coastal area at the top of the South Island. 537 more words

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Abel Tasman, South Island, New Zealand: 06 – 09 February 2017

Abel Tasman National Park contains the Abel Tasman Cost Track, one of New Zealand’s great walks. It’s 60 km of ocean-front trail, beech forest, and incredible views. 155 more words


North of the South

We left Christchurch on April 7th, and headed up to see some of the top part of the South Island, before we ferried across to Wellington. 1,116 more words


Day 15, Kiwi Experience: Abel Tasman National Park.

We were up and out of the hostel at 6.30am the next day to get a good walk into the national park, as our bus left at 10.30am. 159 more words

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