Old Bones Backpackers
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... by a storm and well I'm not sure what storm that was meant to be, but thankfully we had none of it when we arrived to Christchurch. After putting our bags in our rooms, we walked to the nearest supermarket quickly before it closed and grabbed something for dinner. Nothing exciting as we couldn't be bothered to cook, just a nice loaf of bread, some feta and spinach hummus and some ham. We relaxed and watched a bit of tv then made the most of a comfy warm bed and got a good nights sleep, ready for a long few days of ...
Proved to be the one town we have spent most time in so far. Once a thriving Victorian/Edwardian port with grand sandstone buildings it fell on hard times and was left as it was for a few decades. In recent years it's been restored and is now a quirky, colourful, ...
... of time until it was broken and as soon as a couple of people took pics we did as well! The penguins may be tiny but they are noisy! They were making all sorts of sounds, some really throaty, others really high pitched. The penguins go where they want so we were warned to check under our car for them and there was a couple causing chaos in the car park! We were shattered by the time we got back to the room after a long day ...