Mountain Chalet Motels
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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We woke up this morning at 8 am and spent our last morning at the Laing's house. We enjoyed breakfast while watching Argentina play Belgium on tv. We packed up, and said our last good-byes to the Laing family before heading off around 9 30 am. The Laings have been absolutely fabulous to us, and we hope that we can return the favour soon when they …
... of the nature here.
When we thought that nothing can stun us more, but then we arrived to lake Pukaki. I know the name sound silly, but the lake and the mountains again are just so beautiful. I tried to make a video for you, so you can see the lake almost as we saw it. So beautiful,…
Which is interesting is that both lakes have dams and channels with water that are being used for god knows what, but all ...
... observatory at the top of the mountain that affords a 360 degree view. The lake from this height is azure in colour. Other than the village of Lake Tekapo nothing blemishes the view, it's exactly as nature intended.
It could be a scene from Lord of the Rings. It probably was. We're not sure if we can see Mount Cook, New Zealands highest mountain, but the Southern Alps wrap around us on three sides. Slightly smaller mountains at the base of the valley.
Lake Tekapo ...
... become quite proficient in controlling the steering wheel. However, with the early morning fog giving me the visibility of 0.000001m, I could only honk as I go at 35km/h praying that I wasn’t driving towards anything but the road ahead.We made it to Christchurch on time with some spare time to drive around the disaster-hit city but due to unforeseen situations, we missed our flight. After catching another flight out to Auckland, we got ...
... was awesome fun. We took the camper around to the Historic Church of the Good Shepard which was beautiful inside, it was very small and cosy. We managed to follow a little path from the church down to the lakeside which was lovely, we could have stayed there for weeks!!!! We made a quick stop at the scenic lookout a little further up the road for a different viewpoint over the spectacular lake. (Basically so we could gaze over it one more time). After topping up the fuel at ...