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Travel Blogs from Picton
... all the winery's just closing so were out of luck. None the less we saw the vineyards of Cloudy Bay, Wither Hills, and Marlborough Bay stretching as far as you could see as the sun was setting. Arrived back in Picton starving but found that the restaurants were pretty busy. A few beers instead and we eventually found a nice little French restaurant called Le Cafe with only a handful of items on the menu which was ...
Today we left behind our wonderful three weeks in the South Island and took the InterIslander ferry to North Island where we spend the remaining two weeks of our holiday. It's been a long day with the ferry arriving in Wellington two hours late. We set off an hour late from Picton and the journey also took an hour longer. All of this was due to fog in the Cook Strait, something that ...
... addicted too). I went back to the farm in Hunua for one night so I could see the family, collect my belongings and buy kortne's car from her. It's a cracking Mitsubishi chariot, pretty hilarious, with 7 seats and it's an automatic so it's super easy to drive. A bit too easy sometimes, I think I am a worse driver in an automatic because I don't concentrate as much, it's just like a go kart. For this week I was based in Orewa, North of Auckland, to ...
... 8211; we were hopeful to see some.
The following morning we headed off to get our water taxi over to the queen charlotte track – we initially thought we would do a 15km walk to the next taxi point unfortunately they didn't leave that much time so we decided to get dropped off at another point an head off on smaller tracks in search of waterfalls. It was a great option as we were the only ones around, we walked up to the waterfall which ...
... up the Scrabble, grabbed our bags, left the warmth of the bar and stood on the slightly chilly lodge veranda (10ft from where we had been inside). Adrian returned from the toilet to find his personal best Scrabble score packed up and lost to him forever. As he is also a kind person he stood patiently with me :-) Finally, the water taxi arrived at about 3.40pm. They had been delayed with last minute Christmas Eve deliveries and passengers. Of course, that makes ...
Other places to stay in Picton
27 Waikawa Road , Picton | 3 star hotelfrom $98
17-25 Waikawa Road, Picton | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Kenepuru Sound, Marlborough, RD2, Picton | 3 star hotelfrom $163
Queen Charlotte Sound, Picton | 4 star hotelfrom $363
303 - 307 Waikawa Road, Picton | Hotelfrom $113
45 High St., Picton | Hotelfrom $75