Lochmara Lodge - Wildlife Recovery and Arts Centre
Travel Blogs from Picton
I am taking advantage of a few hours to myself, a random internet connection and tales to tell. Our group has split up,for a,few days with some going backpacking and myself and 4 others going kayaking. We left Kaiakora yesterday morning, explored more of the coast on our way to Renwick which is in the heart of Marlborough wine country. Not the …
The Queen Charlotte Trek travels the Marlborough sounds between various resorts dotted into the hillside and accessible only by boat. We stayed at Lochmara Lodge, where we saw glow worms and swam with phosphorescence! The phosphorescence was like swimming through glitter. Unfortunately, all we could capture on film was blackness, so all the photos …
De volgende halte is Picton, in het noorden van het Zuidereiland.
In deze havenplaats komen de grote ferryboten aan die vertrokken zijn van het Noordereiland. Vanuit Picton varen de Queen Charlotte Sound in.
Een bootje (watertaxi) van de lodge waar we verblijven, brengt ons naar een bepaald punt in de Sound.
Day 10-11 Kayaks, Water Taxi's and Ferry boats
Well today were off to the Marlborough Sounds. Our first adventure is to go Kayaking from Anakiwa and along the shore following the Queen Charlotte track to Davies Bay. At the kayaking shed Alex, one of our Russian immigrants, locked himself in the bathroom. He escaped by crawling out the …
Time whittles away very quickly, and I can't believe how long it's been since I last wrote. In that time a lot has happened, so here is the story... When I last jotted I was in Wellington, preparing for my first Christmas in the warm southern climes. I'd been invited north to the small town of Havelock North - about 20km from Napier - to spend the …
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- Wheelchair accessibility
We hebben genoten van ons verblijf in de Lochmara Lodge.
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