Scenic Hotel Marlborough
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... exhaling on the surface but plunged into the deep to feed fairly soon but we got to see his tail disappearing with a big splash. We moved further along the coast,just a few hundred yards off the shore seeking out another but to no avail. Suddenly the lookout spotted the blow of a humpback whale and we raced off to see him,they are quite rare hereabouts and our guide was quite excited to see it. We then returned ...
... well advised as most of the Kiwis and a few thousand other people were also arriving at the same time. My Googlemaps wasn't working well so we decided to do a few wine tastings on the miracle mile in the Marlborough region.
After a few of the best glasses of wine I've had in my life I decided to get serious with Googlemaps as I felt a post-winery nap coming on. And that's when I realized that you could not get to our hotel in ...
... friend Carl, we were seated with one of Carl's college friends, Eric, who used to write for Wine Spectator magazine, and worked at a winery in the Marlborough region for a year. He gave us a perfect list of wineries to visit, so for any of you that may travel to Blenheim for some wine tasting, we would be happy to share those suggestions. After Wairau, we went to Huia, which, in addition to a good lineup of whites, makes a nice summer sipper that ...
... seemed to be fully booked but we eventually booked one with Na Clachan! Looking forward to it! A few drops of rain today - but the farmers are desperate for some rain & it was very kind it didn't start until we'd arrived back at The Beast. Walked from our site into Blenheim which is quite a large town and a mixture of old & new buildings. Found the nearest thing that we've seen to ...
... soggy clothes out to dry and we made a salad for lunch. We then headed out for a walk up to the end of the sound which was a lovely view - they are so beautiful. We came back and relaxed a little, reading mainly. We made our dinner (pasta with pork meatballs) then packed a little and had one last dip in the spa. We're now watching lord of the rings and recognising the places we went to in hobbiton! ...