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Nachdem ich vor paar Tagen eine unschoene Begegnung mit der oertlichen Polizei hatte (ich wurde faelschlicherweise fuer den Anstifter einer Schlaegerei gehalten!) hab ich mich schon richtig auf Te Anau und den Milford Sound gefreut. Also sind wir noch mit ner Schwedin losgefahren, und mussten landschaftsbedingt ein paar Paeuschen einlegen. Sachen …
... so the next day we said our goodbyes to a very wet and windy Wellington (it was even a little earthquake as we left) and headed north. Our first destination was the Waitomo Caves, famous for its glowworms and underground water sports. We stayed in a nice little cabin right by the caves, and the next morning we took a underground tubing tour were the only lights were the glowworms. It was like looking at the stars at night. The tour ended with a ...
... at the hostel for the weekend and told them my predicament about not knowing where I was going to be staying tomorrow. They had a few suggestion. But again I wasn't too worried about it at the moment. It was pretty late at this point so I decided to pack it in after I called the RM Corey and he said that he was still at work so tonight wouldn't work and therefore thought what better idea than to sleep. Not sure what there is to do here but tomorrow is a ...
... friends. The trip of a lifetime was over. Two weeks of travel, training, sightseeing and the biggest running race of their young careers had come to an end and it couldn't have gone any better. The boys did their families, school and country proud and made it home to tell the tales. Home for a sleep, but life goes on with school tomorrow and of course, cross country training after ...
... do a lot else but it was really nice to chill out for a couple of days and do nothing but play with their adorable chocolate Labrador, Dublin - we want one!! The end of the weekend came all too quickly - we had been looked after very well and we were disappointed to be leaving so soon but we had to get on our way up to the Northland right at the top of the North Island. We only had a week left in The Goon and had a lot of miles to cover!! We said goodbye after some photo opportunities ...
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128 Albert St, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $131
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- Best Concierge
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7 Alma Street, Hamilton | 4 star hotelfrom $104
170 Wakefield Street, Wellington | 3 star hotelfrom $127
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21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue, Lighter Quay, Auckland | Hotel
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- Ausgefallen, aber schön
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147 Quay St, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $235
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