Hot Springs Motor Lodge
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... Noir sampled was from Central Otago / Lake Dunstan area where we were several days ago between Lake Tekapo and Queenstown. Waipara have a vineyard there. We noted with interest that UB40 are doing a vineyard tour in Waipara region early 2016 aptly named the "Red Red wine tour" :))It was a short drive from here to the airport in Christchurch where we returned the campervan. It has been a great experience, mainly good roads but lots of twists and bends ...
... you have many years in a row of 15 17-year-olds in one small space, it will not be the tidiest place in the world. The room does have a panini press and a microwave, but most of the couches are pretty destroyed. One had some legs break off a few day after we got there, so we just broke the rest of the legs off and put it on the counter. Ingenuity at it's finest. Enjoy the pictures.
... breeding area for seals. So many of them just lazing the day away on the rocks. A cheeky one even padded over and scared the hell out of Nelly. He gave me the stink eye for awhile but then headed back with the others. After that Anders and Nelly dropped me off in Renwick for my first Wwoofing experience. I am madly excited to volunteer on an organic farm, but sad to see them go. They will continue north, taking the ferry across to the north island and then ...
Another quick update just to get the travel map right. Having left Punakaiki with a selection of sandfly bites to remind us of the need to cover up when on the west coast we set off for our second visit to Hanmer Springs. Last time round was on the 'earthquake" trip and when we got to Hanmer then we were still so caught up in the recovery arrangements that we never got to the hot pools. Beween reporting our lost property to the police, reporting a small bit of damage - ...
... a spell of terrible rain between Xmas and NY, but we were working loads so didn't mind. We're glad now we've had a couple of days off for the sun to be back out, and we're getting close to N Z's best sun month - February. I'm sure everywhere else the weather has been fine but Hanmer springs, the mountains like to make it up as they go along. We have taken the van for our last (hopefully) garage visit. It needed the oil changing and filters, and the alternator tightening, ...