Holly Homestead B&B

2900 Franz Josef Highway, Franz Josef, Westland National Park, South Island, 7856, New Zealand | B&B
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A travel blog entry by duffer56 on Nov 25, 2014

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I have included a helihike excursion on the Franz Josef Glacier. This is an amazing trip and the helicopter will take you to places that cannot be reached by foot.

Haast Pass to Franz Josef Glacier

A travel blog entry by duffer56 on Nov 24, 2014

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From Wanaka you will drive through the scenic Haast Pass to Franz Josef Glacier. This is a challenging drive but also very picturesque.

Staying at the Holly Homestead

A day on the ice

A travel blog entry by edandkate


... high. We were able to slip and slide through holes and slides and had a fantastic time playing on the ice. The views from the top of the glacier were amazing, and Kate had her pick of arty photos from the crazy ice formations that were all around us. To top it off the sun shone from start to finish, making the ice even bluer and the temperature bearable! After three hours of ice exploring we were pretty tired, and were soon picked up by our pilot for ...

Day 159 25.06.14

A travel blog entry by daryl-sophie14


... in at the Lake Mahinapua Scenic Reserve, we drove through a narrow rainforest track and then out of nowhere it opened up to the lake and it was stunning! It was beautiful to look out over into the distance, the weather being so grey added to the beauty of it. Our next stop was at the Historic Goldfields in the town of Ross, there was a beautiful panoramic view over a lake and the town and we had a look around the old town gaol from 1915 (it was ...

Wined and Fined

A travel blog entry by danandzoelord


... trip around NZ, the views whilst driving have been spectacular, and the Lewis Pass from the east coast to the west coast didn’t disappoint – including driving through interesting once-gold-mining towns like Reefton, which look like they’ve been lifted from a Hollywood cowboy film set. We stayed high on the west coast in place called Westport, visiting the local Tauranga Bay seal colony and meeting a couple of friendly Wekas (one of ...

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