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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      Travel Blogs from Christchurch

      Re:Start and running on empty

      A travel blog entry by ed.herweynen on Jan 02, 2015

      25 photos

      ... Shipping containers are being used to hold up building facades where the building itself has long gone.

      The cathedral is still in its damages state.

      The botanical garden just a few blocks away is magnificent.

      In the afternoon I went for a drive out to Akoroa and Lytteltown.
      The rental car company encouraged me to pre-purchased the fuel at a 15% discount and then drop off the car empty. This is easier ...

      Day 9

      A travel blog entry by dawnet on Dec 14, 2014

      2 photos

      ... Maybe this was just NZ and a quiet town! There wasn't much to see so I headed back about 6pm, had something to eat and then I thought I better read up on Christchurch as I couldn't understand why I was here!! It's amazing what you learn when you read!! Christchurch was trying to rebuild after earth quakes in 2010 and 2011, when 184 people died, how bad did I feel. I ...

      Christchurch city

      A travel blog entry by haddons on Dec 09, 2014

      1 comment, 9 photos

      It was eerie to see the centre of Christchurch with so many buildings demolished or condemned for demolition. With so many offices empty there is a hush over the centre of the city. We visited re-start which is a shopping precinct housed in colourfully painted shipping containers. Artworks such as the painted giraffes are abundant to bring some ...

      Day 37

      A travel blog entry by sarahgathergood on Nov 08, 2014


      We left Tekapo early this morning and made our way to Christchurch stopping off at Geraldine where they apparently do the best pies in New Zealand. Pretty sure they say that at every cafe we stop at, but nevertheless I had my first Kiwi pie! Not with kiwi in it.. Chicken actually haha. It was as good as any pie! After a two hour drive from Geraldine, we arrived in Christchurch. The driver took us on a tour of the city in the bus so he could point ...

      From bikers to tramps in just a few days

      A travel blog entry by bryanfennell on Mar 30, 2014

      4 photos

      ... front door, the run shouldn't take that much out of you. As he burst into the bathroom to investigate the leak, he was grabbed by me with shock rolling over his face. Both happy to see us and annoyed he was tricked, he quickly said hi and returned back to work for the evening.

      The next morning, while sleeping in our Campervan, we were awoken ...