Lake Rotoroa Lodge
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... them to the North Island.
Our plan is to do a figure eight of the South Island during the time we are here.
The road to Murchison displays the usual spectacular scenery, even more enhanced by the autumn colours of the trees. Pretty nice views.
Being a couple of old ducks we had to find a toilet stop after the first hour or so. Could not find the appropriate facility for love or money. Nothing on view only a sign to lead us to ...
So after a refreshing night on Motueka beach I headed through the rolling hills of the south island to Nelson lakes national park. The road there was full of turns and a few narrow somewhat dodgy passes with locals, but still a good road to the park. When I arrived there I was taken aback by the height of the lakes, all the way up mount Robert and higher. I had originally packed and planned on ...
Anne had really wanted for us to go sea kayaking today. We phoned the local centre yesterday and they said it was doubtful due to a lot of rain together with high winds. We optimistically got up early, hoping that the locals would be wrong; they were not and the wind was increasing from dawn and dark clouds were gathering in the near distance. Kayaking was off. We decided if today was forecast to be a washout we'd travel. ...
... At about 25 km we come to a junction and stop for morning tea. Not sure where we read it but it was recommended that insect repellant is a good investment - it came in handy at this spot as there seem to be swarms of sandflies and a LOT of bumble bees, which seemed determined to not leave us alone. There were some information boards about the railway constructed through the north of ...
... distance carving out a makeshift road to get machinery further up the mountain for the next lot of tree cutting. With no one else around you would really need to like your own company for that job. We find a cafe about 15 km to St Arnaud, but despite all the signage, it was actually closed. Some other tourists in a camper van had also been misled but gave us a top up of water. Thank you - but we didn't even get your name. Armed with ...