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Next stop a very small place called Hasst, hardly warants a name really. We stayed in Hasst lodge which was nothing special. On the way to Hasst we walked around lake Matheson and stopped in at Fox Glacier.
Picked up some interesting NZ terminology:
a car hood=Bonnet.
Some signage we haven't figured out yet:
"Stock effluent disposal" huh?
Tomorrow is wine country around Napier. Yes VINO!!
... and head out for New Plymouth to look for work if there is any. Here's my dilemma. Taking a bus well be $106 give or take but take 29hours to get there as my connecting busses are ridic! Or fly takes 3 hours from Whakatane but costs $409. I'm slowly running out of time here but I'm leaning towards flying I think. But it kind of stresses me out. I had to go about 2 hostels to find a room as I wasn't going to spend $45 for a room. There was another ...
... of vodka infused with raspberries, cinnamon, lemon grass and coffee beans. We were not tempted, although some of the concoctions smelt quite good. Dave Morris and his bar colleague, Hamish, are keen to mass produce and distribute the speciality vodka throughout New Zealand. If you are interested in sampling the products, we can supply Davie Morris's contact number! We returned home and awaited a call from Bruce that never materialised, so our proposed visit to ...
... Christine's divinely delicious Passion fruit slice…..simply to die for! Especially spoiled with “his” and “hers” bathrooms, we freshened up and met up again in front of the log fire for cocktails. The dining room had been laid for just Gray and me and the Swiss chef presented us with four delicious courses including NZ lamb but we absolutely KNOW it died of totally natural causes!
The next day after an impressive breakfast of all manner of ...
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