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- There is not very much one can write about Geraldine, only that it has a population of approx 2420 and is dedicated to English style gardening.
- Pretty Geraldine has a distinct village vibe and an active art scene. This little town probably buzzes in the summer months a lot more than what it is at the moment. Having said that , after having a Sunday stroll through the town it certainly was fairly buzzing with lots of eateries open for business ...
... used for farmland.
The only thing that could follow the massive jumper was a BIG tree. The totara tree is held in high regard by the Maori people and if an important member of the community passes it is said that a great totara has fallen. This particular totara tree was pretty impressive, we admit that we didn't read the informative sign so can not quantify just how big but it was too big to hug that's for sure.
After the earthquakes, and the ...
... br> There is a large glacier in the valley below the mountains with a lake at its base. There are also many small glaciers hanging on the mountain sides and every so often chunks of ice break off them and crash down making kind of a thunder sound.
We took a second hike in the afternoon up a valley to view the largest glacier in New Zealand. It is about ten miles long and hundreds of feet thick. However it is retreating due to global warming.
... came in and ordered a giant bowl of chips and another of potato skins: Peter looked on with envy as they worked their way through them. I should point out it was only 11.00 in the morning. I wonder what they were going to have for lunch. These rather perfectly spherical boulders range from 30cms to 2.2 metres in diameter. The largest weighs around 7 tonnes (how do they know that?) and took 4 million years to form (how do they know THAT?). They form within the muddy ...
... So this was it, the last day, the end of what believe it or not has been five weeks solid living in a van. It’s weird to think we’ve spent so much of our year inside a van, perhaps in the future we will look back and miss old toad and our simple meals of baked bean pitas. Even if right now all we crave is a real bed, we are certain too. On the subject of Toad, he did it. Sure he’s got a battle scar strewn across ...
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28 Waihi Terrace, Geraldine | Motelfrom $112