Diplomat Motel

Address: 127 Papanui Road, Christchurch, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, 8001, New Zealand | 3 star motel
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This 3 star motel, located on 127 Papanui Road, Christchurch, is near Orana Wildlife Park, Victoria Park, Victoria Street Clock Tower, and Victoria Square.
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    Quake City

    A travel blog entry by gerty581 on Nov 07, 2014

    2 comments, 20 photos

    ... South Island. Yet another historical event in which we upset the French. But an amicable deal was made and each settler given 5 acres or a free passage back to Europe. Apparently they all stayed and the town makes the most of its French ancestry` in style and road names etc, but the Union Flag still flies on the hill over the town.

    We were told an interesting story, that the Maori were very easily converted to Christianity because the first Europeans brought ...

    Welcome to The Shaky City

    A travel blog entry by erotergum on Sep 22, 2014

    1 comment, 6 photos

    ... with you now: "If you haven't already, you will lose someone you can't live without, and your heart will be badly broken, and you never get over the loss of a deeply beloved person. But this is the good news. The person lives forever, in your broken heart that doesn't seal back up, and you come through, and you learn to dance with the banged-up heart. You dance to the absurdities of life; you dance to the minuet of friendships." - Anne Lamott. It overwhelming standing there ...

    It’s All About The Wine

    A travel blog entry by themossfamily on Aug 24, 2014

    10 photos

    ... hills gives the region a prolonged ripening period, said to promote intense flavour development and optimal ripeness. The family-owned winery had barrel upon barrel of various wines stacked upon each other in the most amazing wine cellar I’ve ever seen. The building, a beautiful blush pink in colour, with its stripped wooden floors, wooden exposed beams and unique wine bottle chandeliers, was set amongst beautiful landscaped gardens, a natural amphitheatre, wetlands and lakes. ...

    Many Meetings

    A travel blog entry by nbinette04 on Jul 03, 2014

    34 photos

    ... us with water and blasted wind in our faces. We really enjoyed our time at the centre, and learned many interesting facts about Antarctica.

    Next we headed back to the city center of Christchurch. We were told by the Laings yesterday that they have made a sort of make-shift mall after the earthquakes, made out of storage containers. It was really neat to see this new "restart mall", made out of brightly coloured ...

    Left Hamner Springs behind

    A travel blog entry by janeandscott on Feb 19, 2014

    4 photos

    ... couldn't quite manage the half full jar of peanut better which had to hit the bin....aaahhh! Last day in New Zealand so went out to Lyttleton Harbour and up the gondola, got the cheesy pics to show it. Amazing views from the top of the mountain all across the Banks peninsula and round to the city and round to the east coast coming down to Christchurch. Back into town to the botanical gardens in Hagley Park, cooler today. At the airport now waiting to fly to ...