Wharekauhau Country Estate
Travel Blogs from Featherston
Not the Tiger Woods of Mini-Golf
Definitely a lie in today – everyone was pretty beat after the hike yesterday – but I did wake at 7am and thought I would get a start on breakfast and washing up before the house woke up. I had literally got the kettle on and turn around to find three small people looking expectantly at me – so I changed tack and set about making breakfast for the kids; don't think I messed it up too ...
... 3-5 dní a měli jsme mít foťák. Jenže!!! Při hlubším pátrání jsme zjistili, že kamera k nám neletí z Aucklandu, ale z Honkongu. No a protože majitelé téhle povedené firmy nechtěli platit daně za mezinárodní nákup, napsali na balíček cenu 79 dolarů a takhle to mělo projít celnicí jako nízkonákladový nákup bez cla. Jenže!!! Páni celníci krabičku otevřeli a tam našli něco ...
... it , South Island not sure what to expect . What have I done in north island :
Swam with dolphins
Sailed a cruise ship
Fast jet boat
Black water rafting
80m free fall swing
Learnt the hukka
Walked across tight ropes
Climed the sky tower
Died my hair silver
So what has the South Island to offer?!?! Well Mexican party tomorrow got my sombrero and cigar ...
... in some way shape or form... I'm glad I did it, but I don't think I want to do it again. The next couple of days, all we did was lay around. I read a lot, and watched a lot of movies. I watched movies like Hercules, The Little Mermaid, all three Madagascars.... and many more. However, on the fourth day of doing nothing, Dad said he thought we should go on the Red Walk. The Red Walk is the longest walk, but according to Jane, the easiest. Mom wasn't feeling good that day, ...
... talk to a guy at the information center on board about things to do in the north island and we provisionally booked a ski dive over lake Taupo! Once we'd got off the ferry and were actually heading the right way we found our campsite. That's if you can call it a campsite; it was part of a car park near the middle of town with a toilet and shower block stuck on it. It wasn't one of the nice green campsites we'd been used to and ...