Waves On The Esplanade Kaikoura
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting
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... but some local people are unhappy that the local population has been overshadowed by a government quango, put in place after the quake, and that some buildings may have been saved. Their plans for Christchurch will turn it into an ultra-modern city, which appealed to the young lady running the information centre, but may not be what everyone wants! However, everyone seemed agreed upon the success of the transitional Cardboard Cathedral built to last up to 50 ...
... fridge to chill! Problem solved - had a shandy instead - will look forward to the wine after our spa. Our spa is booked for 6.00 p.m. - less than an hour away. (Boat trip photos all on my camera!) Spa was like a very large barrel but the bubbles were disappointing & insignificant. On the up side the temperature was just right & we could get in without being boiled like a ...
... are a number of tall commercial buildings but there are still quite a few 19th century villas around which gives the area character. The night before Penny had given us the 'Earthquake talk- where things were and what to do if one happened- I had to check- was she winding us up? We visited Te Papa Tongarewa ( our place) museum- 'Awesome Forces' exhibition- we were shocked at how often there are earthquakes in this part of the world- on average there are ...
... whale coming up ahead! The boat starts racing along and I'm near to an exit so as soon as it stops I run out to the deck and see this amazing whale surfacing for air. He stayed on the surface for around 10 minutes before arching his back, kicking up his big whale tail and diving back down to the bottom of the ocean. When the tale came up it was totally breathtaking like something you only ever imagine to see on films. ...