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Nach einer eher kalten Nacht war unser nächstes Ziel der Slope Point, der "southern most point of the south island of new zealand". Wir fuhren bei stürmischem Wind und etwas Regen an den südlichsten Punkt von Neuseeland, wo uns steile, schroffe Klippen und ein tosendes Meer erwartete. Weiter ging die Fahrt nach Waipapa. Dort …
... and bacon (in true American style,) Caught a sight seeing tour to Pier 39 which was awesome, all sorts of things to do and lots of interesting shops (magic shop, lefties shop) all sorts of food shops. Pier 39 is apparently the third most popular tourist attraction in America (behind Disneyland and disneyworld). The boys were mesmerized by the huge american sports shop with over 10,000 hats, Dan was in heaven but there was ...
... we had taken a wrong turn and went a different way - after 1hr 45 we finally made it back from our '20 minute' walk to find out that Guy had been running up and down every route looking for us - whoops!
That afternoon we had our fist proper excursion in the form of Black Water Rafting in the Waitomo Caves! Only 3 of us opted to do the 'Black Abyss' which involved abseiling, zip wires and climbing up waterfalls as well as the tubing, the rest opted for the tamer version which ...
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... it down unscathed. Then it was back through the forest and to the end. But there was still for 1 more mishap from Katy, who almost lost control 1 last time. In the end it was a great experience and I cant imagine there are many better places to thrash a quad bike round.
Back in the van we headed yet further south and ended up nearly running out of petrol. So we had to find somewhere to fill up the van and strangely ended up almost back at John and Johns. Then we had to backtrack ...
Southern most point of South Island of New Zealand
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