Travel Blogs from Ashburton
... and walk. Refreshing to have some civilised British time surrounded by no back packers! After our lake visit we headed home for some tennis ( some three hours.......Andy m watch out) followed by a lovely BBQ. Looking forward to a sleep in comfortable spare room. Thank you to the price family. By Charlie, (very enthusiastic and intrigued to hear about the ...
... stocked up on fruit and veges and met up with Gracie at her place in Lincoln. So special to see her again and have lots of hugs. Her flat in Lincoln is really lovely and she had tidied up her room especially for us - so that we could actually get in the door I think. Gracie had organised to borrow a bike from her friend Sara, so we picked that up and hit the road again. Foof doesn't have to work again until Saturday afternoon, so ...
... Mt.Peel hoch zu wandern. Der Berg sollte ziemlich klein sein aber er war groß genug für uns! Die Luft war feucht und wir haben geschwitzt aber die Spitzt war absolut toll. Wir konnten die 'neuseeländischen Alpen' in der Ferne sehen. Die Sonne schien und uns war sehr warm.
Berg runter war es so rutschig und es hat so lange gedauert (fast 9 Stunden insgesamt), mir hat es gereicht! Es hat sich aber gelohnt. Ein verdientes Bier wartete ...
Blog #1 - HERE GOES.
So it's officially 11 days until we leave. I'm slowly checking off the to do list. I think I now have everything booked. Touch some wood for me.
Did most of the holiday shopping in the weekend. Had my hair dyed. Wedding dress - check. Wedding shoes - check. Train ticket down to wedding - check. Train ticket from wedding to ...
... degrees respectively. These are apparently heated by the heat energy produced in the adjacent ice rink. Very clever. We hung around here for a while, then got dry and jumped back into the van. We then drove back to Ashburton. This took about 2.5 hours.
As it is Ray's birthday next week we decided to take him and his partner out for dinner. We went to a little bar and bistro for ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking