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With our time up in Australia we took the short flight across the ditch over to New Zealand. The descent into Queenstown airport over the Alps was nothing short of spectacular, snow capped mountains piercing the clouds on either side of the plane, this combined with glacier carved landscapes and deep blue lakes was a fantastic welcome to a country we were both excited to explore and get to know! 1,375 more words
Early July was very sketchy in New Zealand. Sketchy as in bare, mountains-not-really-open sketchy. We were certainly Slightly Concerned in Seattle.
Luckily, by mid-July it started snowing and laid a decent but small base at the mountains around Wanaka and Queenstown. 486 more words