Travel Blogs from Wanaka, New Zealand

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wanaka to fiordland, the southern ocean and back, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

wanaka to fiordland, the southern ocean and back

A travel blog entry by botato11

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... , and we drove down Mt Aspiring road to go exploring.  A hike in Diamond lake reserve gave a good panoramic view of Wanaka lake and tons of fantails and tomtits, although some malicious rose bushes attacked me and stabbed me in the forehead as I ...

Driftwood Beach, Boundary Creek, New Zealand travel blog

Driftwood Beach

A travel blog entry by thecannons

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... made his legendary Spaghetti Bolognaise for dinner. Jed (I don't like spag bog) ate it. Next day on the road between Lake Wanaka and Queenstown, we stopped at the famous Cordrona Hotel for lunch. The Hotel has had several owners over the years, but by ...

Wanaka, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Wanaka

A travel blog entry by capitainesj

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... m'y suis pris trop tard, je ne me suis rendu qu'au tiers mais déjà ça valait le coup d'oeil. Il y a tant a faire a Wanaka, on pourrait y passer deux semaines sans jamais faire la même chose. C'est encore a regret que j'ai quitté l'endroit, le plus ...

Wanaka, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Wanaka

A travel blog entry by phil100652

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... hiker who was going to Wanaka - Jessica from the US - so it was good comparing notes with someone doing it a bit differently. Wanaka is similar to Queenstown but not quite as lively and less commercialised. Our motel room here is probably the best yet in ...

It's all gone South, Franz Josef Glacier, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

It's all gone South

A travel blog entry by trishandchris

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... ; We drove through the Haast Pass, to Mt Aspiring National Park.  We were truly stunned at the views on the way, of Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea which almost seems like a film set, it’s cinematic, yet real.  The only fly in the ointment is, ...

Finally got chance to try green tipped mussels, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Finally got chance to try green tipped mussels

A travel blog entry by minniemac

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... . I needed a few drinks after the parking fiasco. That evening we had dinner in a nice restaurant looking over Lake Wanaka with beautiful snow capped mountains in the distance. Here I managed to find Nelson green tipped mussels, absolutely delicious! was ...

Franz Josef - Wanaka, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Franz Josef - Wanaka

A travel blog entry by mandrela

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... grösser, das Gras ist grüner, das Gestein ist anders und weit und breit keine Menschenseele. Abends in Wanaka. Hahaha. Der Hammer. Stray heisst ja sozusagen streunen / verstreut / verirrt / Strassenkind. Die zwei Jungs aus Deutschland befinden ...

I'm like a bird, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

I'm like a bird

A travel blog entry by mandrela

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... dafür. Es sei sehr wetterabhängig. Es gilt wieder zu warten. Einmal mehr. Das holländische Geschwisterpaar wird wohl Wanaka auswählen. Und nicht Franz Josef. Corina träumte übrigens auch. Ich hätte mich nicht getraut ...

Haast - Wanaka., Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Haast - Wanaka.

A travel blog entry by lynne_n_tel

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... around the town to see what it had to offer. The town was much bigger than we had come to accept as standard in New Zealand, so we decided to return in morning when thecshops were open. We returned to Elvis who was waiting patiently for us outside of ...

Milford Sound to Wanaka, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Milford Sound to Wanaka

A travel blog entry by martynandsarah

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... show. A two-day event and we were in time for the second day. That evening we went to the other main attraction of Wanaka – its tiny picture house. You turn up and buy your ticket and order your meal for the intermission! We saw Sherlock Holmes, ...

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