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City Review: Queenstown

Queenstown is an amazing spot in the south-west on the South Island of New Zealand. The resort town is located by Lake Wakatipu and amid the mountains (The Remarkables, Cecil Peak, Walter Peak). 544 more words


MM 3-40 Queenstown View

My wife and I visited the North Island of New Zealand for eight days in 2011 and then we flew to the country’s South Island to spend four more days in Queenstown.  168 more words



Bob’s Cove is a sleepy little bay within Lake Wakatipu that can be accessed from the road or by boat. It is an absolutely beautiful spot and offers a lot of different things to do. 491 more words


1YoT: Queenstown

We’ve finally reached it! The end of our roadtrip, and with it the end of our visit to New Zealand. We finished in Queenstown, where we gave ourselves two nights. 563 more words


Land of the long white cloud, New Zealand-Day 2, Queenstown to Te Anau

After parking at the Man Street carpark, we were led by our noses down the steps on the side of the hill to Shotover Street. There were plenty of shops and restaurants but we followed our olfactory senses to the… 1,100 more words

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Holla Days

My Christmas Eve outfit was a bit more unconventional this year. It consisted of a “Happy Holla Days” tank (had to), boho skirt, and legit cowgirl belt that I scored from a consignment store. 160 more words


Queenstown ~ Walter Peak

While you are in Queenstown, you can also experience high country activities, such as sheep shearing. To get there, we can take TSS Earnslaw daytime or evening excursions across the Lake Wakatipu.

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