Colonial Inn Motel

Address: 43 Papanui Rd., Christchurch, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 43 Papanui Rd., Christchurch, is near Christchurch Casino, Victoria Park, Victoria Street Clock Tower, and Victoria Square.
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Travel Blogs from Christchurch


A travel blog entry by stephmull on Jul 28, 2015

3 comments, 5 photos

... lunch breaks. There was no excessive photo stops thankfully. We arrived into Christchurch around 2pm and we had the afternoon to explore the city. Auto had warned us that we wouldnt find much there as it still hasnt recovered from the devastating earthquake in 2011. As we walked around the city there was no buzz or atmosphere, there was a dead erie feeling across every street. There was a distinct lack of people other than ...

Sunday 14th June

A travel blog entry by nairnboy on Jun 15, 2015

1 comment, 8 photos

We flew from Christchurch on Saturday late afternoon and stayed at the Novotel at Auckland airport. On Sunday morning Natasha, Mike and children joined us for Breakfast., they have a smorgasbord breakfast with shot glasses of fruit drinks and waffles, which the children love. Our flight to Honolulu left at 10:55 with Air NZ and was just under 10 hours. Good food and great flight. We went through Customs (always a long process ...

Kiwi Land: New Zealand's South Island

A travel blog entry by janlodge on Apr 01, 2015

9 photos

... Riesling grown in Germany's Rheingau region. My trip to New Zealand has taught me to think again: white wines (both Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc) grown around Blenheim in the Marlborough region are fine drops of world class quality. My wine tasting session at the Huia and Wairau vineries also introduced me to some really fantastic rose wines. I learnt that good quality rose wines are basically red wines which are only left to take ...


A travel blog entry by sdmjam-nz on Mar 09, 2015

3 photos

... an area known as Recovery City - this is an area which after being flattened they built a complete mall of shipping containers which now contain retails outlets of all types, clothes shops, cafes & restaurants etc. this has been such a success it may be developed & retained permanently. On our walk back to the motel we start to recognise those buildings that are still to be demolished after being declared as unsafe - there were ...


A travel blog entry by randcinaotearoa on Mar 04, 2015

67 photos

... not stay long and continued on to Geraldine where we stopped for coffee. We popped into a local gallery which was showing the work of Susan Badcock, who father John Badcock is a well known painter. He is famous for his 100 life size portraits, each painted in 2 hours, all done the same year. It shows a year in the life of a community, stunning and very moving work. Susan uses photography and dyes to illustrate natural collections under ...