Travel Blogs from Wanaka, New Zealand

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Raue Schönheit: Die Southern Scenic Route, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Raue Schönheit: Die Southern Scenic Route

A travel blog entry by chantalcyril

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... Wild in Neuseeland ist einfach eine Wucht! Dem Bungee Jumpen kamen wir dann aber doch noch nahe. Auf dem Weg nach Wanaka, unserer nächsten Station, kamen wir an A.J. Hacketts Bungee Jumping Brücke vorbei. Hier wurde 1986 das Bungee Jumpen erfunden. ...

Skiing Pro's, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Skiing Pro's

A travel blog entry by new2old

Skiing today! Quickly got ready in the morning and all jumped in the car to hit the slopes. Drove into Cardrona Ski Resort where a clown pointed out the way to go and a snow man wouldn't tell us anything. So we very dubiously followed the clowns ...

Waterfalls, Lakes and Movies, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Waterfalls, Lakes and Movies

A travel blog entry by tan14

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... streams that looked perfect for fishing and I could see Wade dreaming about them. The pass then comes down and runs alongside Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea  which are twin lakes separated by a small isthmus. Our Hostel in Wanaka is brilliant the best ...

Adrenaline Filled Day, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Adrenaline Filled Day

A travel blog entry by paul_and_linda

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... down to the top of the Gondola. After a coffee, we went back down on the Gondola. Well worth the stop. We then drove to Wanaka. Just as I thought I had driven the best roads, NZ throws another fantastic one at us! This one was a steep windy climb up the ...

Sunshine and Glaciers, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Sunshine and Glaciers

A travel blog entry by tan14

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The sun was shining and the wind had dropped this morning. Was a great day for heading out to do a day hike I had read about. A 10km moderate grade hike up to the Rob Roy lookout in Mt Aspiring national park. The trail began at the end of Mt Aspiring ...

Happy Birthday...too me, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Happy Birthday...too me

A travel blog entry by new2old

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... ;               Afterwards we had fish ad chips on the lake shore. Wanaka has definitely been one of my favorite places the lake is especially beautiful. We fed baby ducklings and walked along the shops at the shore ...

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 ...

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