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The Legend of Lake Wakatipu.

The Legend of Lake Wakatipu

Many years ago there was a chief who had a very beautiful daughter called Manata. Many young men wanted to marry her, including a young warrior Matakauri, who was Manata’s sweetheart. 340 more words


A trip to Paradise, New Zealand

(Really the title should be to Paradise and beyond, but I didn’t like that as much.)

On our second day in New Zealand, or first full day, we got up early to return to Auckland Airport, where we got on a flight to the south island – specifically to Queenstown. 616 more words


The magic of Queenstown

January 21st 2016

The sun is going down on Queenstown.  I am perched on the rocky shore of Lake Wakatipu, cooled by the breeze and serenaded by the arrhythmic lapping of the water.  243 more words

Travel Photography

Queenstown: part 1

We drove to Queenstown from the Fiordland National Park and were immediately stunned by the beauty of Queenstown.

We met up with our friends Richard, Muri and Gostavo. 149 more words


Queenstown pt. 2

Our last stop on the trip: Queenstown (again). This time with Ang! Ang got placed on a project in Auckland and we really wanted to meet up while we were both in NZ. 584 more words