Makarora Tourist Centre

Makarora , South Island, New Zealand | Hostel
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Out into the Wild West

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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Once again we had to drag ourselves away from the welcoming comfort of a family home. The Agates holiday home is gorgeous and the mountain views incredible. The sun was shining in a brilliant blue sky for the second day in a row however and we knew it would be madness not to take advantage of it. So back round the lake into the heart of pretty …

The karaoke off the beaten track!...Day#17

A travel blog entry by joaopisco


Makarora. População: 80 individuos. Mas uma gracinha Stray.

Hoje não é um baile de mascaras sobre mau gosto, mas o mau gosto continua actividade do dia: um karaoke de nós para nós que enchemos, mais uma vez, o único local habitado de um raio de várias dezenas de quilómetros.

Eu nem me quero lembrar desta noite. E o …

Mirror Lake and A-frame huts

A travel blog entry by globaljem


After catching the Stray bus at 9 we drove to Matheson Lake, otherwise known as Mirror Lake. In order to stop ourselves spending unnecessary money on coffee at the cafe, Jan and I decided to walk to the viewpoint, even thought the weather was definitely not ideal. On a good day you can see Mount Cook reflected in the water (I saw a really …

Pukekura road kill grill

A travel blog entry by ristohannah


After spending the night in Makarora we continued our journey westwards towards Ross and Hokitika.

On the way we stopped to check out a couple of waterfalls along the Haast Pass; Fantail Falls and Roaring Billy Pass, and paused for lunch at a scenic spot with a …


A travel blog entry by trickyshitchick

Yay! just when I thought the tour couldn't get any better they forced us to do Karaoke... Yippee! There weren't my usual songs so I was limited to Stand By Your Man and Stand By me. Orla had the most amazing voice and surprised and thrilled everyone with her rendition of Hit Me Baby One More Time

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This hostel, located on Makarora , South Island, is near Wanaka Flightseeing.
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