Frans Josef

Frans Josef, New Zealand

Travel Blogs from Frans Josef

Frans Josef Travel Blogs (8)
Frans Josef, Frans Josef, New Zealand travel blog

Frans Josef

A travel blog entry by saraheva


... which means I get a 15 minute flight up the Frans Josef glacier then 2 hours hiking round the top of the glacier then a flight back. The Frans Josef Glacier is the fastest moving glacier in the world, I think we were told it can move up to a foot a day at ...

From thin air, Frans Josef, Greymouth, Blenheim, New Zealand travel blog

From thin air

A travel blog entry by chicken...


We drove all the way up the west coast, visited Fox and Frans Josef Glaciers... witnessed a very strange thing which I'm yet to find an explanation. We were driving along a road on the way to Frans, there were trees on either side of us... no other people ...

South Island, Frans Josef, New Zealand travel blog

South Island

A travel blog entry by jimmyenroute


Here, as on Hawaii, there are micro climates. Driving along the east coast brings you sunshine, rain, fog...and then more sunshine. Who knows what lies behind the next mountain? ...

The Glaciers, Frans Josef, New Zealand travel blog

The Glaciers

A travel blog entry by patbernard


... stay. The bus is fairly quiet with a few young backpackers - we went off down a tiny track to see a mirror lake, then arrived at Frans Josef for two nights. Just as the bus pulled in at the ticket office to book an all-day glacier hike tomorrow - a half ...