BEST WESTERN Townsman Motor Lodge

195 Tay St., Invercargill, South Island, 9810, New Zealand | Hotel
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My kind of town, Invercargill isn't

A travel blog entry by barbaramorse9


... or weak of stomach. It was very stormy, and my request for the waves to be turned down was rejected, a bit unreasonably I felt.
The weather was pretty decent when we arrived and after lunch we boarded a coach which took us round the (inhabited parts of) the island. The driver was a real delight, and gave us a great picture of the island and its inhabitants. There is obviously a great community spirit there, ...


A travel blog entry by sojealous


30 DecemberWake up to rain so after breakfast we head back to Winston. Along the way we look at Clifden suspension bridge (over 100 Yeats old) and have coffee and cake in Winston before stopping off to see how Louise's mum is coping.
Weather brightens up but we have an afternoon doing some chores then watching a DVD on Fjordland and the world's fastest Indian.
Louise cooks a lovely spaghetti carbonara for ...


A travel blog entry by hannahgriffiths


... The barrier bags are used for chilled products as do not allow oxygen to enter. As microbes can survive and multiply on chilled products, stopping oxygen entering minimises their survival and therefore helping to increase shelf life of the product further. It takes 4-6 weeks for chilled products to reach the UK, so the temperature control of the cold chain and packaging used to increase shelf life is very important in ensuring we get safe meat on ...

Falling in love with the lambs!

A travel blog entry by hannahgriffiths


... ensure air flow, the most high risk products being filled first to be closest to the chiller and how the temperature is tightly controlled to ensure the long shelf life promised.

During the visit, I was also involved in a trial for a new packaging bag. Incorrect sealing or puncturing of the bag is a problem which can occur allowing air to enter the packaging, aerobic microbes to survive and therefore reduce shelf life. The new bag being ...

14th Day

A travel blog entry by jesse.nessi


... guide who explained the whole farm to us, and accompanied us to a pen with 3 lambs that we could pet which made Janessa super happy as she had been wanting to get up close to one for the entire trip. Once the big group finished their orientation, we boarded 2 small busses to head to the beach, just as we were boarding a last minute Austrian showed up and got to join our tour. That made 3 of us white people with 2 white tour guide, along with 30 asians or so. ...

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This hotel, located on 195 Tay St., Invercargill, is near Toetoes Bay.
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