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TravelPod Member ReviewsAalton Motel Christchurch
Checked into the motel early and the manager was really friendly. The motel is very centrally located 2 min from Bradley Park. A number of cool eateries are located on Riccarton Road within walking distance of the motel. Worth the stay....
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This morning we return to the city centre and visit The Quake Museum. This is a great way to Learn about the recent and earlier earthquakes in Christchurch, and to understand the effects on the city and the residents.
After visiting The Quake we walked through the Container Shopping Mall which is fantastic and very enterprising.
We collect the car from Apex and head to Littleton and around the outer areas of Christchurch to see what's happened since we were here 2 years ago.
Sadly there is much demolition but no signs of new build yet.
in the afternoon we walk into Christchurch City centre and find the same sad sight of many demolished buildings and, …
We arrive at Christchurch at midnight and th it fakes another hour to clear immigration and customs etc....a but tiring!
We arrive at the Motel and it's excellent so we get a good nights sleep!
... promptly sailed down and plonked a flag on the hill at Akaroa just so the French couldn't have it. When the frenchies arrived and saw the flag they realised they were too late but it was to far to go back so they stayed. As a result Akaroa has a very french feel with French street names. I spent a couple of hours exploring the town followed by a 3 hour cruise of the harbour. On the boat was me and about 4 old couple and two Japanese girls who just took selfies the whole time. ...
... they managed to move things around so that I could stay in one room, i mean- come on! SO that was also a big step for me, putting my needs first and not just being like muuuh okay yeh sure whatever.... but being really unhappy about it inside!
I don't like having to go up stairs to use a shower but I guess that's the price to pay to stay in a jail with small rooms!
I feel like I might slowly be getting more confident- however its taking quite a while. I suppose ...