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Exploring Fiordland in Te Anau and Milford Sound

We drove across country from Dunedin down to Te Anau, cutting out the southern most tip of the South Island. The land changed from farmer’s fields filled with cows and red deer to mountain ranges and Great Lakes. 510 more words

New Zealand

New Zealand 2015 – Part Eight (Milford Sound)

What’s a visit to the South Island without dropping by Milford Sound? For the unitiated, Milford Sound is a fjord located in Fiordland National Park, and has received numerous international accolades, such as being awarded 2008 Travelers’ Choice Destinations Awards by TripAdvisor, and being described by Rudyard Kipling as the ‘Eighth Wonder of the World’. 474 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: H2O ( Milford Sound )

This week’s photo challenge is H2O.

This is what you see from a launch at Milford Sound, New Zealand.

An avalanche of water comes crashing down! 12 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: H2O

Emerald green and waterfall-rich, Milford Sound is located in New Zealand’s Fjordland National Park. It is breathtaking in any weather, but when it rains in Milford Sound, as it did when we were there, the waterfalls multiply with magnificence as they cascade down the towering cliffs carved by glaciers during the ice age. 33 more words


Milford haven

Today was a rather relaxed day after the 60km of the last two days. So why not take a cruise through milford haven, as milford sound was called in the beginning. 188 more words

New Zealand

Goodbyes & New Beginnings

Aaaand that’s a wrap! My time in Queenstown and New Zealand has come to an end. I’ve been away for just over 10 months, and it is time to go home. 1,058 more words

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