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August 21st aka A Good Day

A fabulous winter day in the South Island of New Zealand. I am home for 5 weeks and on August 21st I took a trip across the Southern Alps to my birthplace and hometown. 214 more words

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Bach to Bach

After our stop at Castle Rock, we had less than an hour to go to Arthur’s Pass Village and our rental house for the night. 634 more words


Castle Hill Walk

We left Christchurch on Saturday morning, heading west toward Arthur’s Pass. As we drove out of town we experimented with windshield wiper speeds on our new car as the heavy grey clouds overhead were pelting us with cold wet raindrops. 391 more words


A Good Way to Celebrate a Birthday

Over the last two weeks, Jeff and I have celebrated our birthdays.  Elijah has enjoyed every minute of our birthdays.  On each of our birthdays Elijah would constantly say “Happy Birthday Mommy” or “Happy Birthday Daddy” and sing “Happy birthday” to us.  333 more words

Arthur's Pass, New Zealand

Arthur’s Pass

Small little town..REALLY SMALL..

5 minutes. That’s the time needed for me to cover the entire town..

When i first came across the name ‘Arthur’s Pass’, the first thing that came to my mind was King Arthur. 120 more words


NZ South Island Self-Drive 12D Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Christchurch, South Island, New Zealand.

Christchurch to Arthur’s Pass (Distance/Time: 153km/2hrs 20mins)

1. Visit Christchurch Cathedral (Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand).  539 more words