Ardara Lodge Bed & Breakfast

233 Schoolhouse Rd, Kaikoura, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Kaikoura

Up north

A travel blog entry by lanen on Feb 18, 2014

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Today started well!
Breakfast was included in the price of our lodging, and as we entered the breakfast-room, several people and the
landlady were already there. We shared tables with an English couple and a
Danish family. The Vikings were not overly talkative, except for their daughter
of some 20 years of age, but the …

Christchurch - Kaikoura

A travel blog entry by lanen on Feb 17, 2014

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Yesterday we booked the ferry from Picton to Wellington: it's almost fully booked. Apparently many holidaymakers are still around in February. Now we have to organize the rest of the trip, how to get to Picton? Bus, train, car hire? We tried several car rental companies but nothing available. Fortunately we found a brochure from a cheap company …

Whales and Dolphins / Wale und Delfine

A travel blog entry by hiwtvi on Jun 15, 2014

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... attention was to sing tunes through the snorkel, which they also like (at least that is what we were told). We were in the water a total of about 40 minutes before we were called back to the boat and changed out of our wet things. Whilst the others got biscuits and hot chocolate, I and a couple of others got sea sick instead, but I felt better after a hot shower. We left Kaikoura, heading west again and our first stop will be ...

Day 4

A travel blog entry by ozbuckleys on May 10, 2014

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... At $60/cray, I wouldn't be closing either. We decided to keep on the road we were in and saw a whole heap of people standing on a walkway taking photos. It was a little lake. And in that lake were a dozen or so baby seals. It was a nursery!!! Around the corner was a colony of fur seals. I was standing about a metre away looking and one and just to my right was another. Blending in!!! And another! It was excellent. We decided to stay the night. So the hunt ...

Marlborough, Kaikoura, Hanmer Springs

A travel blog entry by lilianbrett on Apr 25, 2014

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... a bit strange and ugly quite different from all the posh winery vineyards and cellar doors. We stayed in a hostel that houses all the grape pickers. I never want to be a grape picker it sounds even worse that being a geologist. Thursday 24th We left Blenheim and took the coastal road to Kaikoura. Kaikoura is world renowned for being a haven for marine animals due to the presence of the Kaikoura Canyon which is a 1200m deep trench just off the coast. In the Kaikoura Canyon two ...

     

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