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The Road to Glenorchy

Having cruised on Milford Sound, been soaked under crashing, health rejuvenating waterfalls and hiked up to see a beautiful lake it was time to head back towards Queenstown in pursuit of a little relaxation. 282 more words

Horse riding in Glenorchy

Whilst I was in New Zealand I decided to treat myself to a horsey experience like no other in a mystical place called Glenorchy, just a 45 minute car ride from… 410 more words


New Zealand through a Hobbit's eyes

When my husband and I decided we were going to New Zealand, we were thinking of Hobbits and elves, Mordor and Gondor. I may have gotten tired of the battles in the… 335 more words


Queenstown and Glenorchy, New Zealand

Queenstown is the most popular tourist destination in New Zealand. For that reason it can be very crowded too but that doesn’t come in the way of you enjoying the natural scenery found in and around Queenstown. 110 more words

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Road tripping around the South Island - Part 2

After spending 3 weeks on the North Island, I caught the Interislander Ferry from Wellington over to the South Island and landed in Picton for 3 days. 967 more words


If not for Sharon’s keen eye we might have missed this great spot altogether. I┬áhad pencilled in a stop at the ruins of Kilchurn Castle, but on the route north you’ll reach the best photo spot long before you get access to the castle. 218 more words


Top spots in NZ South Island, for your Instagram worthy photos!

Don’t say I neh say…these are the top spots for some Instagram-able photos, in New Zealand South Island!

Roy’s Peak @ Wanaka

Boasting great food trucks, cafes and awesome hiking treks, it’s a no brainer why Wanaka is dubbed the next Queenstown. 355 more words

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