Occidental Backpackers

Address: 208 Hereford St, Christchurch, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 208 Hereford St, Christchurch, is near Cashel Street, Bridge of Remembrance, Latimer Square, and Worcester Boulevard.
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Travel Blogs from Christchurch

On board to Singapore

A travel blog entry by kat.wright.9081 on Aug 31, 2015


Just watched pitch perfect 2 loved it. Scary toilet lol. Lovely food chicken rice and veggies with Ice cream for lunch. No sleep yet but it's only 12:30 new time so yeah. 3:30 pm nz time have had a sleep a few minutes. Watching anything and everything I recognize on the on flight screen thingy. Watching the plane flying to Singapore, it's kinda weird after flying out of New Zealand we flew over the Pacific Ocean now flying over alice springs. I ...


A travel blog entry by stephmull on Jul 28, 2015

3 comments, 5 photos

... and restaurants have been set up in shopping containers in an effort to reestablish a shopping district. Tonight is a chilled one to recover from yesterday and hopefully kick the final bit of sickness in the butt!! We are going to embrace our Prison Break lives and chill in our cells for a while!! We are all still in pain from the cycle. I learnt a new German phrase today "Mein tarsch tut weh" -my ass hurts!!! It sums us all up ...


A travel blog entry by nickyandmike on Jul 19, 2015

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... br> The following morning we had a later start before we set out in search of a taco truck, which Nicole had read good things about. Unfortunately we couldn't find it so we settled down at our usual Mexican restaurant. We then walked to the middle of town to catch a shuttle bus to the Antarctic centre. We missed the hourly bus by just by a few meters! So whilst waiting for the next one, we visited another museum.
Inside we read about, and saw, traditional tools used by the ...

Christchurch...The one where we separated

A travel blog entry by emmaandsophie on Feb 25, 2015

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... next day I had Emma missing symptoms and so we met up in town whilst dad and Flick went to practice for a couple of hours, not a stressful day because it was Flick's birthday. As you have already read in Emma's section we enjoyed our afternoon browsing around Christchurch and it was really interesting to see the devastation of the earthquakes still around four years on. Their rebranding of the city looks interesting and they are investing a lot of money to ...

Dolphin swim!

A travel blog entry by marcandnat on Jan 23, 2015

36 photos

... of our group and occasionally swim into it. We did our best to encourage them by making interesting noises under water.

When we found we had, as a group, drifted off, and the dolphins disappeared, we got back on the boat and went somewhere else. Altogether we had three goes in the water with the dolphins and it was a lovely experience. Marc and Lotte had had a good time as well, as they had an excellent view from the boat and saw plenty of dolphins and ...

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