The Alpine Rose Motel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking
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Had breakfast at the Dolphin Lodge before setting out, and a good chat with a Dutch boy who was doing New Zealand and Australia getting casual work where he could, while he worked out what he wanted to do with his life. Guess there are a lot of young people in that position at the moment. Made us feel lucky to grow up when times were, in many ways …
We left Franz Josef in low lying cloud to make our way to Greymouth. Our first stop off was the town of Hikitika - where we visited the museum ($6 each), viewed the driftwood sculpture competition & had fish (blue cod & elephant) & chips! The elephant fish was excellent and only $3.50! The blue cod was $8.00. Next stop was the shantytown - a reconstructed village of the gold rush era. This was ...
... Southern Alps. Greymouth is the largest town in the West Coast region in the South Island of New Zealand. The population of the whole Grey District is 13,600, which accounts for 41% of the West Coast's inhabitants.
Some of the town's industries include fishing, mining and forestry. Greymouth is also known for its Pounamu, this is a Greenstone, a form of Jade. The town also has a local ...
... before an early night. Day 6: Not feeling quite as achy as we expected, we set off on a long drive across country and then down the west coast. However, these long drives are never tedious because there is too much cool **** to see along the way (if you can't tell, we're kind of in love with this place). The first leg took us through loads of scenic reserves alongside winding rivers with views of snow capped mountains. The next leg took us ...
... was awesome! It was basically a wooden cabin in the middle of the forest it was absolutely crazy, all the girls had a sleep over together and were in one room while the guys got a separate cabin, which we all went into to cook dinner. It was a pretty good spread of jacket potatoes, chicken and salad. After dinner we headed through the jungle and arrived at the gorgeous beach to watch the sunset, we ...