Steeples Cottage, Studio And B & B
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... but definitely 3 of the best weeks of our trip, it's also been so great to make more friends here too and get to see the country with them and all share our experiences together. It's hard to think of a highlight of our trip as there's just so many but we have both had the most amazing 3 months and feel very lucky to have seen so much in such a relatively short space of time. Thanks to everyone we've met along the way for adding to our trip and everyone at home, we'll see you all next ...
Not much to report today .... feet a tad sore after yesterday's effort and it rained a lot, so we spent quite some time in Westport Library where it was warm and dry and the chairs were comfy.
Drove through the Buller Gorge to a DOC campsite just before Murchison. Just made a quick spaghetti sauce, which was exactly what we felt like. Really good on a cold night.
RONA'S PASTA SAUCE:
... guinness to get Benny a nice hat. The day after, we went to the only attraction here, the seal colony on its cliffs and drove on to the Franz Josef Glacier
Despite our expectations, they weren't doing push-ups or weapons training. Also these seals were not to be put in a road..
... gold mining behind and set off up the coast and through Greymouth which we had visited briefly on the tranzalpine explorer train but we were surprised to see that Greymouth was larger and had more commerce than we had seen on our first visit. The coastal scenery north of Greymouth was jaw dropping, vast beaches with driftwood and rocks, dramatic cliffs, spectacular, crashing surf and every time you turned a corner the view was more magnificent than the last. We stopped ...
... app had been deleted from her phone so after an hour of trying I gave up and went to bed. We made ourselves breakfast at 9am then I skyped Mum as she was now back at home and had wifi connected to the ipad properly. Everyone at Mamas seems to be ill she said Grandma Cooper had been antibiotics as she's got a chesty cold so Boxing Day wasn't quite the same as it usually is. Checked out of the hostel at 10am however the kiwi bus didn't leave until 11:30am so we went to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking