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... at about ten to return to the car hire depot to try and get hold of the manual and the lid to cover over the luggage in the boot that is missing. Neither available. We crossed town from north to south avoiding the centre, making for Akaroa, the only 'French' town in NZ. Large earthquake-proof estates of suburban houses were being built to replace those destroyed or damaged. The trip to this little town was about 100 kilometres along a winding ...
... to a table.
Trina and I both ordered the lamb shank on a bed of mashed potato, carrots and gravy. Pudding was a harder choice, we could not decide between Mississippi Mud Cake and Banoffe cake, so we got one of each and split it.
Walking back to the site we walked through another part of Caroline Bay. While walking through Caroline Bay we came across an Avery and Trina made friends with one of the inhabitants.
It wasn't ...
My South Island Road trip is coming to an end in a few days. It's time to actually get some work done around here! But, I'll be traveling on my days off; there's always fun to still be had. From Fiordland NP/Milford Sound (which I won't talk much about. The 4- day backpacking trip I've always wanted to do is booked for 5 years, so instead, I did 15 small hikes around the NP). The mountains almost seem to move because of the ...
... same time let you know that you are alive. My heart was pumping overtime, no need for a stethoscope, it was like a loud drum banging in my chest! I took several breathers on the way up.
Acland Falls was, nice. A pleasant enough falls, but probably not dramatic enough for the effort to get there! It was made worse by seeing a sign saying that another car park was only ten minutes away! I bet it was a flat path that way too!
... but we still made the best of the day. Stop one was to cross the largest swing-bridge in NZ - over the Buller Gorge and the rocks were a cool rust color. Then we drove to Cape Foulwind to see the Fur seals, man it that a good name for it. We got to see some Fur seals. Then it was on to Punakaiki Blowholes and Pancake Rocks. It was awesome, the rocks did look like a bunch of pancakes stacked on top of each other. The wind and rain were still blasting ...