Otago Peninsula Motel
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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... above the ground, we watch as a 7 week old chick, anxiously called for food and flapped his flippers – so cute. On the beach, we walked up to a Sea Lion who really didn’t want to wake up just because there were more tourists taking his photo! Just off-shore, there was another Sea Lion surfing the small breakers, but didn’t enter the beach. From here, we wandered across the hill (really steep climbing) ...
... where we were told that because it was Christmas and we were the last visitors until the new year we had been upgraded to a suite of rooms, oh my god, I could not keep my mouth shut, gobsmacking or what!!! Not only was the room to die for we also had a view over the city and the sea from our own balcony. One other attention to detail I nearly forgot to tell you was, there was also a decanter of very fine Port for our nightcap, Beth Speedy you would have loved that . We had booked to ...
... warehouses from the port and now a maze of tourist shops. We also headed out to the nearby Yellow Eyed Penguin colony, and once again were rewarded by seeing some birds. These ones are quite a bit larger, but we weren't able to get too close owing to their shyness.
The Moeraki Boulders lie halfway from Oamaru to Dunedin, and made an excellent stop on the next leg of our drive. It's a bizarre patch of very round ...
... out of the water. Through another O town – Oamaru at 10.30 so a bit early for lunch so we pushed on to Palmerston, but before then the boys were starting to climb up the walls so we definitely needed a break. Picked a nice-looking café (a converted old railway station) and topped yesterday’s lunch price by $12 – even more ouch. Still it tasted great and also gave us a chance to charge up phones and iPads.
... wanting to waste anytime I thought the sensible thing to do would be to call a taxi. So I did. They said one would pass by shortly, nothing came. So I called another company and the seemed more legit. After waiting 5 minutes or so, one showed up. We hopped in and he drove us there. There was no way in hell we would have ever found it, it was like the back and beyond in this horrible industrial estate but the factories and everything were dead as it was a Sunday. ...