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... old jail exhibit and the Flying Pig Cafe and the Smithy. A couple of funny photos and back on the bikes. We can be quick if we have to! The next part was a bit hilly and we huffed and puffed our way up but we get there in the end! THEN just before we got to Elephant Rocks, our morning tea stop, we had the mother of all our hills to date! OMG! But we did it!! After we recovered and had a look around at the amazing sandstone rocks and eaten a lot of fruit and chocolates ...
... raft - they come onto the beach in rafts - that's not something you paddle silly it's just a way of describing safety in numbers. The first raft totalled some 39 Blue Penguins. This was followed by another of 37 then the numbers decreased a little. We left having seen over 120! Now as they are so protected, there were strict instructions and constant surveillance to ensure no photos or videos were taken. Not to be put off and wanting ...
... all sorts of eclectic art spaces and quirky shops. We found one particularly cool gallery just filled with strange paintings of huge heads. It was a spooky as it was cool and whilst it is not the sort of art I would want to live with visiting the gallery was great.
Steampunk HQ was just plain crazy, seriously some mad mad stuff has been created out of any old metal that can be found. The absolute highlight of a visit to the Steampunk HQ is a ...
... there with his family. His house is tiny and Spartan, with two old dining chairs and one tiny tv. They have no real furniture, no hobbies and no fridge or phone. He offered us cans of food to take when we left. He was wearing about 9 shirts and a grimy old sweater with a pair of short shorts. The ass was ripped out of the shorts and we could see inside. ...
Our next main destination was Dunedin however Oamaru was in a good spot to break the journey over night so we decided to stop here. The town itself had a quaint feel about it with some impressive buildings and an open and airy high street. On top of all of this the guidebook advised that we could catch a glimpse of penguins if we were in the right place at the right time. There were two options for doing this, the first involved paying for ...
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