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Well where haven't we been over the past few days, it's been a whirlwind but we've seen lots of cool stuff and loads of awesome scenery! So, we moved on from Moteuka, but not before Josie bought herself a new coat. To be fair it's pretty chilly here so it was needed, you can see it lots in the photos below, it gets taken everywhere now!! We then …
A quick blog more to upload photos that ramble on about the trip because in this case a picture definitely paints a thousand words....
We decided to revisit the west coast as part of a three day road trip before we come to the end of our stay inNZ. In 2011 we had traveled up the West coast in a day and a half because we were under …
I had to get up at 8 this morning, but I think the later nights and the early starts are catching up on me, I was shattered!! But it was all for a good reason, I had breakfast then sent some messages back home and then we headed into town for the Ice Exploer on the Franz Josef glacier,❄️ we had to fill in some information and then get kitted out in some hiking boots, waterproof trousers and jacket.. After that we walked to ...
... compared to up in the glacier!! We walked back to the hostel and had lunch, then we all had a nap as we was soo shattered!! We got up at 5 though and headed to the Franz Josef hot pools, which where really nice and hot!! It was soo nice to chill aswell! After we turned all wrinkly from the water we headed back to the hostel, showered and made dinner.. Dinner wasn't very nice, it was pasta carbonara but had hardly any flavour ...
We left Lake Mahinapua at 9.30 and headed down the coast, was soo sleepy! After 30mins we arrived at a little museum in Pukekura and went to the bushman centre, it was a bit strange and was about the hunting they use to do in that area, the only good bit was the goats and wallabies after that was drove to Franz Josef, booked our Ice Explorer trip then went to hostel and had lunch, done our washing and went for a walk around the village, we ...