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Brrrrrr at night and lightly frosty this morning. Very brrr when we started walking around planning our day.
We caught a ferry along the coast to look at the Abel Tasman National Park from the water then disembarked in Awaoroa on the beach.
From the beach we hiked up and down the mountains, along the coast and inland all the time travelling south thru the park. We had a picnic lunch stop on the beach in one ...
... the beautiful Buller river.
I think it was about 3pm and the rain had eventually lost track of us.
About 5pm we arrived in Kaiteriteri which is in the Abel Tasman National Park on the northern coastline of the South Island.
Pre dinner drinks relaxation, followed by a great shared dinner prepared in the park kitchen was way better than last nights, which we paid money for and then we enjoyed more New Zealand wine.
... us. We were alarmed to be turned away by the second place we visited too. Thankfully, we finally found a huge place (run by a national chain) by the sea. Here there was plenty of space and we were very glad to get off the road. Although the site is overpriced, it was late, we were many miles from an alternative and we had driven too much today already. The location is a very pleasant one and we are looking forward to exploring the beach and the little village tomorrow ...
... big for the kayaks. First of all my legs where to long and next to that my ass was to big :) Realizing that we went home after helping Diana to get the kayaks on her car and doing some food shopping. The next day (Thursday 05-Feb) we left Nelson around 9:30 to drive to Motueka to get a coffee for the road and Diana needed some onions that you can buy on the side of ...
... them tipple over.
So now it was tea time so we took Caitlin to visit our 'bache'. She identified our noisy bird as a Tui. All too soon it was time to take her back to her house. She needs to get to bed really early because she gets up so early! Fortunately she showed us an easier route there and back so we didn't have to brave the cliffs again!
Thank you Caitlin...we had a great day. ...