Travel Blogs from Wanaka, New Zealand

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Walking in Wanaka, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Walking in Wanaka

A travel blog entry by thelittlehobos

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I was quite warm when I went to bed last night but I woke up freezing. There was ice inside the car and my water bottle was frozen. Probably wasn't a very good idea parking in the middle of an open field or it might have had something to do with the ...

Wanaka – Dunedin (468kms), Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Wanaka – Dunedin (468kms)

A travel blog entry by jana_and_daryn

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... 332kms (5 days cycling + 1 rest day) Dunedin Otago Peninsula – 60kms Total: 1408kms (21 days of cycling, 6 rest days). From Wanaka, we set off for Queenstown; initially we were going to break up the ride into 2 days until we found out it could ...

Sleep is precious.  And so is my dignity., Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Sleep is precious. And so is my dignity.

A travel blog entry by anna-and-je

... ; The scenery was - - - - - - - - - . * The lake is massive.  All lakes in NZ are huge. * The cinema in Wanaka has couches, and a car that has been made into a seat.  Legendary.  Plus, they always have an interval so that us smucks can buy ...

Festive Pimms?!, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Festive Pimms?!

A travel blog entry by mel-and-emma

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... and a tennis ball under my neck. Oh and never to drink Jager with Germans – does funny things to you that does! I swear New Zealand lives in about six microclimates of its own and as we left wet & cold Franz Josef, the temperature rose and the ...

Swanning around South Island, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Swanning around South Island

A travel blog entry by swanning_around

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... coast and spent time in Hokitika, visited the Franz Josef Glacier, Fox Glacier and then through the Southern Alps to Wanaka. Beverley and I took a helicopter flight over the glaciers, including Mount Tasman Glacier and then had views of Mount Cook. ...

No Milford Sound, but Jet Boats and Skiing, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

No Milford Sound, but Jet Boats and Skiing

A travel blog entry by smithputney

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... Air at 8am, who said din't look good for flight to Milford, but call again for final decision at 9. Weather was great in Wanaka, 10 degrees and no frost overnight. But wet and cloudy at Milford and 9am saw the trip called off and rolled over to ...

The Wanaka Challenge, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

The Wanaka Challenge

A travel blog entry by irene-steve

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... sounded which indicated there was a fire or accident and was a call for rescue volunteers to assemble in the village. The New Zealand siren sounded like an old fashioned air raid siren, which even in todays world created an unsettling feeling for a ...

New Zealand - South Island, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

New Zealand - South Island

A travel blog entry by ainekerrigan

... sorted us out we were off on our travels again with a weight off our shoulders! 2 minutes later we got to Puzzle World in Wanaka! It's such a random place. There is a maze out back and all sorts of well... puzzles and things that will a-"maze" you! ...

Taking a Peak into 2016; so long 2015..., Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Taking a Peak into 2016; so long 2015...

A travel blog entry by tomia

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Today's challenge was to scale nearby Roy's Peak for hopefully spectacular views over Lake Wanaka. We'd seen pics of this months ago thanks to the NZ tourism Instagram page - seriously good for inspiring trips down here so check it out if you're planning ...

Hungover and LONG bus ride, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Hungover and LONG bus ride

A travel blog entry by travlguru

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... something about the ones here that look so jaw dropping. Was a really nice drive through the Mass Pass and all the way to Wanaka from there. Glad I stayed awake to see the scenery. I walked to the outdoor centre to see about doing the hike and I'm going ...

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