Rutherford Hotel Nelson
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- Minbar in room
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Nelson
... a lot of concentration so please do not chat to me but feel free to watch’ – opps!
We managed to find a cheap campground (£8 a night) on the edge of town in the Maitai Valley, so at that price we decided to book in for two nights to give us a full day to explore the area.
After breakfast, we set off for the hour long walk that would end up in the centre of Nelson. We ...
... another bus but both were going to the same place, so no problems there. I sat by Georgina and we discussed all about Queenstown, as she's going to live and work there. In fact her friend she lives with knows Tom and Nath, the guys from Dursley who live there. Again, small world. It was quite a straight forward drive to our next stop Kaiteriteri. It was a very scenic beach town which translates to Fast fast food in English. Apparently this is ...
... It has 3 national parks all within 90 minutes from Nelson city centre. It is known for is coastal towns. It also has the countries highest number of sunshine hours. Port Nelson is also the largest port in Australasia. Oh.. And how can we forget, the first ever recorded rugby game was played in Nelson on Saturday 14 May, 1870. Between Nelson club team and Nelson ...
... was negotiated o.k. although the path was narrow in places. Hardly wide enough for two worldly goods rucksacks to pass. We were also overtaken by a young girl, that I placed in the " free spirit " class wearing a bikini, flip flops and carrying her hand bag. This caused me some moments of diversionary entertainment. My suggestion we speed up a bit got no response. Suffice to say that the scenery along the walk was fantastic and we arrived at ...
... we filled up with petrol. It already costs the equivalent of 90p a litre and he managed to save an extra 5p!
Nelson Airport is very small....and so are he planes.
It will only take us 20 minutes to fly to Wellington. It took nearly 4 hours to get here on the ferry from North Island on our way here. So it is goodbye South Island. We have really enjoyed our time here..and we have seen some wondrous ...