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As new New Zealanders, we decided to drive the car for a really long way and see how far we could get in one day! So we went to the West Coast. 135 more words

Places To Visit

Blue Pools

Blue Pools is a beautiful place to visit on the West Coast of New Zealand. Which is located on Haast Highway (SH6), 8 km from the township of Makarora. 127 more words

New Zealand

Mount Aspiring National Park

It was now time for us to leave the wonderful West Coast of the South Island. Our next destination was Queenstown and that led us through the Mount Aspiring National Park! 295 more words

New Zealand

New Zealand - Chapter 4

Ten hours later, I awoke from a writer’s haze with ten pages of content and the owner of the café fiddling with the Wifi, indicating it was time I leave. 1,878 more words


Franz Josef --> Lake Hawea

We left the beautiful glacier country to cross paths with the second largest glacier Fox Glacier. This one was not as easy to see but apparently has a lot of caves on the glacier itself making it fun to explore. 195 more words

Place to Be: Haast Pass Blue Pools

Another gem located in Mt Aspiring National Park – the Blue Pools track is one of Department of Conservation’s highly recommended short walks, so much so that it is often crowded with travelers wanting to admire its beauty on the way to Haast. 86 more words

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NZ Road Trip — Wanaka and discovery of pesky sandflies

This is the third post (3 of 7) of a series on our two-week road trip in New Zealand’s South Island. If you missed the last post, you can read it… 613 more words