The Sahara Guesthouse & Motel

619 George Street, Dunedin, South Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Dunedin

In Search of Fat, Wooly Sheep in the Sun

A travel blog entry by mdod


This was our last day in New Zealand and the forecast said it was supposed to be sunny. I was on a mission to get my iconic photo of a wooly sheep on a bright green hillside. We got everything packed up and headed to Baldwin street at 9:40. We walked to the top and got some photos up there and then drove out to Sandfly Bay on the Otago Peninsula.

We started from the car park at 10:40 and spent an hour there. We stopped at the lookout and then ...

NZ haere mai

A travel blog entry by pedrosarodano


... everything from butterflies and crocodiles to dinosaurs to farmyard animals. We managed to fit a lot into the 2hours we had between flights! A quick flight down the country and we arrived early into Dunedin to another warm welcome this time by Mum and Dad. After a cup of milo we found Dan asleep on the floor in front of the heater like a cat. I struggled to ...

Driving south

A travel blog entry by suebar


... the area that is referred as the City of Dunedin is about a 50 km diameter circle and includes a great deal of countryside. We followed the sat nav to the motel that we had booked and found that it was directing us straight through the city and out onto a peninsula, which we discovered is the Otago Peninsular. The sat nav took us along a single track road over high and windy hills (again)and then down the other side to a very tranquil village ...

O-week is OVER

A travel blog entry by pagine


... the Otago area) won! The stands were pretty packed. It was an experience. There were some huge plays and they played my kinda tunes. ighlanders-v-blues-5846681

Today (Sunday) I took off on my kiwi hosts bike for Port Chalmers. I felt like putting a little gravel in my travel. The way there was absolutely beautiful and sunny and quick but just as I got there the wind picked up ...


A travel blog entry by pagine


... After the meal we all cleaned up and I had a much-needed shower. Attempted again to use my blow dry but only used it in short bursts to avoid ruining anything or blowing it up again.

I am feeling very at home now. I need some good pictures to decorate my walls though!

Ask me for my mailing address if you would like to send something :P Super tired now though so night night. More adventures ahead.


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This hotel, located on 619 George Street, Dunedin, is near Taieri Gorge Railway, Cadbury World, Otago Settlers Museum, and Olveston.
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