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We were up early this morning in order to catch the Interislander ferry. We were waiting in line for the ferry by 7 50 am. Once on the ferry, we bought some breakfast and took some last pictures of Wellington. The Interislander ferry travels between Wellington and Picton on the South Island. It is a journey of 92km and takes about 3 hours. They had …
... garlic, with jacket potatoes - yum! It might be the last time we cook ourselves for a little while, so im glad it was nice, and we used some stuff up. Proper super scrimp ;) Currently were tucking into a lovely bottle of Pinot Noir, and very shortly we will pack for our trip to Christchurch. It's worth mentioning that tomorrow we say goodbye to Eggy! We have driven over 3000km in her. She has been a good old girl :) Onto our last stop in New Zealand! ...
... no wonder this place was voted number 1 in the list of "must-do's for Kiwis"). We messed about on the slides, rode the lazy river and went in every pool, sometimes several times. There were pools with sulphur and minerals with supposed skin benefits and our favourite, the "aqua therapy, adults only pool". It basically had jets around the side blowing air and the strongest jacuzzi we have ever experienced. We even had swimming fuel for lunch - ...
... bye to Chrissie and Paul, played one last round of darts with Amit, Tobi (who's car just happened to not start that day), Matt, Yukiko and BROWNIE who didn't work and we were off.
We had booked two nights at a hotel in Hanmer Springs for our anniversary which was on the second. Hanmer Springs is about halfway between Christchurch and Blenheim, but the drive was significantly longer as the more direct route is only open in the summer season. We arrived ...
... earthquake that killed about 150 people. Many damaged buildings in downtown and a lot have been cleared. It will probably take 20 years to rebuild because of all the claim problems. After leaving Christchurch we went north to a town called Hanmer Springs to stay at a luxurious hotel/spa. Had a real nice dinner and since we have unlimited internet I will work on this blog. Tomorrow we head for Wellington on the North ...
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