Rutherford Hotel Nelson

Address: Trafalgar Square, Nelson, South Island, 7010, New Zealand | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Trafalgar Square, Nelson, is near World of Wearable Art and Collectable Car Museum, Lake Rotorua, and Jens Hansen Gold and Silversmith.
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      Tramping on Queen Charlotte

      A travel blog entry by wattsy on Oct 25, 2014

      1 comment, 12 photos

      ... us about, some have people living on them, some are there as nature reserves for wildlife.

      It took us about an hour to get to our destination, Ship Cove, the start of the Queen Charlotte track. From here we would commence a 5 and a half hour 15km tramp, this is only a small part of the track, the whole track is 71km and takes 3-4 days to complete. But the boats drop off and pick up at several points along the track, allowing for parts of the track to ...

      Ahhhhh,.....the good life!

      A travel blog entry by scwonderwoman on Sep 07, 2014

      3 photos

      Sept. 7, 2014
      Once we arrived in Nelson, we were picked up by Adrienne's friends, the Taylor's,...Paul and his lovely wife Francis. They drove us to their beautiful home over looking the Tasman Bay.
      It's difficult to understand the appreciation of beauty and comfort until you've been sleeping on buses, and staying in hostels for a week or so. Their home felt like Heaven! Not only was it beautifully appointed, ...

      Wind, rain, ice

      A travel blog entry by jandjsgrandtour on Apr 21, 2014

      4 comments, 22 photos

      ... walk.

      We then drive on to our accommodation in Franz Josef, a resort offering motel rooms and bunk room accommodation for backpackers, camper van sites and camping for the foolhardy. At 3 pm the power goes down and stays down. We hear that Fox and Franz Josef are cut off by fallen trees north and south on the only road through and we are therefore isolated. The town has by this time filled with people for the Easter weekend. There's ...


      A travel blog entry by shoestringkiwis on Apr 05, 2014

      10 photos

      ... and grainy mustard scone AND a piece of oaty ginger crunch - both yummy. This is definitely the land of dreadlocks, tie-dyed outfits and glazed eye-balls.

      A long slog up the hill - bright and sunny on the Takaka side, but we were up in the clouds once we passed the summit. Called into Ngarua Caves up there, and got an unhurried tour through them with our informative and ...

      From Apple Branch to Box

      A travel blog entry by kathtastesworld on Feb 17, 2014

      3 photos

      ... freshness of the apple.

      The apples are tipped from the wooden bins in to a huge container filled with chlorinated water, the apples are then dried. A thin layer of wax which gives a shine to the apples, can be applied upon the customer's request at this point. Infrared technology is used to detect and reject any apples with defects such as incorrect shape and or colour and blemishes (cuts, bruises or rot). The approved apples are automatically ...