The Glenorchy Hotel
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... stops, and were now catching up) and most were going on a night out. I am not keen, though! I've just been interrupted from this by a polar bear knocking at my dorm door trying to get me to sign up to a bar crawl tonight. No chance, sir.
That's about it, I think. I've probably missed a fair bit in my deluded state. Up early tomorrow for the bus out of Queenstown up to Lake Tekapo. Just a few days left in NZ now - going to try and make the most of this beautiful country.
... to The Remarkables! How remarkable is that? Naturally, we jumped at the chance to go on a helicopter trip. I'd never been in a helicopter before but it was remarkably better than flying in a plane. The take off and landing were just so smooth. And the views? Outstanding. It took around 10 minutes to reach The Remarkables and our pilot Michael was pointing out the rivers and lakes below. Then, much to our surprise we landed ...
... skate so we rented some skates and took to the ice.
I think the one and only time I can remember ever ice skating was after I graduated from high school ( A LONG TIME AGO!!!!) and skated on a small frozen pond in Gunnison, Colorado. It had been a long time for Ben, too, however, he had much more experience on the ice than me, as he ice skated from age 3 or 4 to 12.
So, how did we do? Ben went out for a test run by himself before I ...
... br> It's Joanne's brithday and we are supposed to be having the famous fergberger, so I don't order pizza with Mervi & Juho, but 2 ciders later I hear from Joanne she isn't going to make it. I end up having a fun night with Mervi & Juho and they send me home with their left over pizza!
The next morning I take advantage of the free bikes at my hostel and cycle about 20km out to the Kawarau falls bridge. It's the ...
... battle. Wifi is much better here than Australia though which helps.
We are struggling with the sandflies - they’re worse than mozzies - around all day long, they hurt and their bites itch like crazy for weeks - they love Megs needless to say, but then she is a tasty little number. I think I’d rather have crocodiles and spiders than these little misery makers.
We booked up the water taxi and camping for the 2 nights ahead. Should be a chance to ...
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