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

Touring the South Island of NZ

A travel blog entry by littlebush on Dec 31, 2014

20 photos

... now demolished to rubble. Other buildings, shops and cafés abandoned almost frozen in time for four years as if you could still smell the coffee being brewed. Crumbling buildings boarded up or propped up by huge steel supports. And the iconic cathedral that defined the city in pieces.
This is a rebuild project on a massive scale.
While many left the city, those that stayed have shown a true spirit in getting back on their feet. Huge storage containers have creatively ...

Dunedin to Christchurch

A travel blog entry by sarahtim on Nov 06, 2014

... new buildings being built, old structures being saved and buildings that still have cyclone wire fences around them awaiting demolition. We continued to walk and in one of the city squares we found some food vans arranged in a circle feeding the hungry Friday crowd, and by crowd we mean only about 20 people. We decided to get a snack as we were getting quite hungry. Sarah had a kids nachos; a small packet of corn chips with all the trimmings inside the packet while Tim had a delicious bratwhurst. ...

We'll Never Be Royal...

A travel blog entry by carmarmax on Oct 27, 2014

11 photos

After a great weekend and fun drive up the coast to Blenheim, Mark and I were up before dawn listening to the rain fall. We had over a five hour drive home and we didn't want to get caught in any traffic, but most importantly, we wanted to take our time on the slick, windy roads.

After having to wake the sweet old lady so we could check out, we were on the road. Today is Labour Day so nothing is open for ...

Drive to Christchurch

A travel blog entry by beaky on Sep 16, 2014

12 photos

... just before sunset, but with no-where to freedom camp in the city we ended up stopping in a dodgy looking industrial port in a nearby town called Lyttelton. Here we did some travel planning, cooked our last supper and slept.

J & N

Sunny and cloudy, cold.

Christchurch (16/09)

Today we had to say goodbye to our camper which had been our bedroom, kitchen and car for the last 3 weeks or so. It was kinda sad to say goodbye, but worse still ...

Holiday Vacation (While I'm on Vacation)

A travel blog entry by parkerlogan on Jul 13, 2014

2 comments, 4 photos

... high Kawarau bridge which, naturally, I decided to bungee jump off of while we were there. Just an average New Zealand day.

We are about to meet the Newton family, who are hosting the other MBA boy, Ric*************, for dinner. It is just now starting to snow again so the ski conditions for tomorrow are expected to be perfect! I will check in again ...