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Very lovely place, room great and helpful manager and staff!! Food wonderful.
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We managed to get up at 6am to get the 8.30am ferry across to the South Island as we had valet parking the car was right outside, we made a quick stop for petrol and then got to the Interisland ferry terminal. We dropped the car off and checked in our luggage and then waited to board for the 3 hour trip across to Picton. A man passed us with a …
... since I was the the first one and it was not set up when I got seated it was to late to leave when realizing that it was one of those Quantity over Quality Joints and the Patrons rolled in a little later which an average BMI of at least 40 if not much higher it was time for me to leave. Depending on the Weather Hopefully I will loose the fat again Tomorrow exploring the famous NZ Wine Region of Blenheim on my ...
... at the Mussel Pot - sharing the excellently generous "every which way " mussel platter. We felt the need to walk this off so went up the hill for another loop walk to a waterfall. When we got back to base at 6.30 the Scottish ceilidh organised by Jim the mailboat man was starting so we joined in. There was a very good turn out with a good representation of the 428 residents of Havelock! There was ...
... as it may
have been camping in Oz! No mossies seemed blissful too, if it wasn't
for the sandflies instead! You can feel these guys rip into your skin
and they enjoy getting into your camper, but perhaps it got too cold
for them as we didn't really have any problems like others we have
spoken too who went in the summer.
Now, the south island, as we had been
told by many, was all about the absolutely stunning scenery and crazy
activities you can ...
... sitting pretty.
Who got a bit of a shock
Due to old rolling stock!!
Minding her own business
She had a moment of dizz'ness
When avoiding a fall
As the loo fell off the wall.
Her hero had to ask her,
What was the disaster!
Then the management was told
And the story did unfold.
Yes, I was so embarrassed I asked John to go and tell the train manager. He came, he saw, he was astonished, he locked the door, he told the occupants of ...