Scenic Route Motor Lodge
Travel Blogs from Geraldine
... to add earlier concerning our passage through NZ immigration and customs, just before midnight on 5th. When we got to the head of the queue at immigration, the lady asked us if we were carrying any illicit drugs, weapons, obscene publications or......hiking boots !! Seriously.
Being the honest folk we are, we admitted to the boots and were pulled out of line and told to go behind a partitioned off area where we would be dealt with. What have we DONE !!. ...
... my nearest and dearest to the A-Team film. You know, with Liam Neeson as Hannibal Smith. Well, it was still raining hard outside. A simple dinner of more fried food followed - part two of our fry-up double bill - then bedtime, ready for our trip to Christchurch the next day.
Martin & Lyndsey
Aaaaw Rangitata! In all my time in New Zealand I only spent two days here and both were very different and both heaps of fun!
The main activity to do in Rangitata is white water rafting, grade V rapids included! The first time I came here was sometime in October. I was mainly travelling with Blair from the States. He was basically the only person I knew on the bus, since I had stayed behind for an extra couple of days in Mount Cook to wait until he caught up with me. We ...
... really good about writing in my journal and taking memory tickler photos and I’m looking forward to organizing it all and sharing on-line. For now, I’m going to post from this day forward and fill in the past two weeks as I can. So stay tuned! I hope it isn’t too discombobulating!
So – here we go again!
... The scenery is absolutely stunning. Beautiful blue sky, crystal clear lakes, majestic mountain ranges - fabulous. And, unlike in Australia, you can walk anywhere without having to worry about deadly snakes, spiders or crocodiles so Chris is happy. More of the same tomorrow hopefully plus a trip up to Mount ...
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- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking