Quality Hotel Marlborough
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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For some reason, all of the cars in New Zealand were rented. It's not the height of their tourist season, so the best we can figure is that the cricket tournament was wreaking havoc on the rental car demand. Thanks to Jenni's local sim card, we were able to call rental companies and we may have found the last rental car available in the northern …
... an cloud cover to the south of Blenheim. NZ ATC does separate VFR & IFR traffic by very large margins and I got vectors almost halfway across the Channel before they let me descend towards Blenheim which added another 5 minutes of FLight time and burned precious Avgas.It seems like if they have two Airplanes within 5 miles of each other they get nervous. Omaka's Gras Field Airport is completely Dry at ...
... to have a rats tail haircut.
During my time in Invercargill I fell into despair, for if humans can make such a choice then they are capable of anything. I needed to escape this town and re-enter the world of short back and sides, before I became hypnotised and returned to my homelands with my own rats tail. I feared that this would be the start of a Rats Tail apocalypse and that like the creature itself I would carry it as a plague unto all corners of the earth. ...
Not a great day to be Welsh in NZ today after the rugby defeat In the early hours. Nothing went right for us today but some days are like that! After a few aborted activities (hike not long enough, too much off raiding to get to best track & no kids archery class as advertised) we ended up on Whites Beach and watched the local Chinese population catch crabs for their dinner. We spotted a cherry farm and picked some delicious "early first cherries" - a first for Helwn & ...
... br> on the shoreline. We were lucky to see some sea lions too and the
home, although not the animals themselves as they were already out
fishing, of a colony of little blue penguins. We never saw a whale in
the end, not even in Kaikoura (though we didn't do a boat tour which
maybe we should have) but we did see some of the small Hector's
dolphins bobbing about near the pancake rocks which was pretty cool.
And it's not just sea life, but so many funky birds ...