Travel Blogs from Arrowtown
Today we leave Rotorua and head south to Arrowtown and Milford Sound. We started the morning with a visit to the Kitao Middle School. We are becoming well-versed in Maori protocol, so the women entered the assembly hall first where the 240 students were waiting for us, followed by the men in our group. The women then sit in the back row and the men …
We could sleep in a bit today as our adventure doesn't start until 11am. I only packed for 7 days and luckily the resort has guest laundry available, so instead of sleeping in, I did some laundry! We had about a 2 hr. drive from Queenstown to a small town called Glenorchy. We drove through Mt. Aspiring National Park and see some really …
Today was a big day. We left early to head out to Milford Sound. The drive is about 5 hours and we take the ride in a nice big motorcoach with a glass ceiling. The scenery on the drive is amazing. I really can't even describe it. The road winds along the edge of a mountain and overlooks a lake with another mountain range on the other side. It …
... to head out to the supermarket to meet Pete and pick up some booze for tonight. The Winterfest kicks off with fireworks and music in town.. and I LOVE fireworks! Tonight, I will probably break the record of the maximum number of layers worn! T’is chilly out there, don’t ya know?
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The above blog was nearly two weeks ago, apologies for ...
... gold mining town with loads of character and I the museum was worth a visit, it used c to be the town bank where all the gold was kept. After the conditions the night before (-4) we headed in to Arrow town for a slap up breakfast next to the fire and wandered around the shops before doing a short train walk along the ...
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