New Zealand South Island

New Zealand South Island, New Zealand

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New Zealand South Island Travel Blogs (39,104)
Packing the fish..., Nelson, New Zealand travel blog

Packing the fish...

A travel blog entry by rich

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... it was a nice surprise to find a Japanese girl up on Wednesday night. Rie speaks quite good English considering she's only been in New Zealand for 2 months, and I helped her with the CV that she was writing. She said I was a good teacher! She was ...

Penguin spotting...and rain!, Okuru Beach, New Zealand travel blog

Penguin spotting...and rain!

A travel blog entry by rich

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... more than a seagull or an oyster catcher. "That's a penguin isn't it?" she said, and she was right. Stood upright on a rock island just metres in front of us was a Fiordland crested, yellow eyed penguin. I'd seen a few of them on the Milford Sound ...

Home made Yorkshire puddings!, Wanaka, New Zealand travel blog

Home made Yorkshire puddings!

A travel blog entry by rich

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... some nice places for the proceeding nights (Hilltop in Papatowai and Freestone Backpackers in Manapouri) so that they'd continue to enjoy the New Zealand experience without me. As for me, I had to pack my things together ahead of my latest jaunt to Oz, ...

Tramping up Pudding Hill, Pudding Hill Reserve, New Zealand travel blog

Tramping up Pudding Hill

A travel blog entry by lizandkev

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Thanks to our great planning we spent our second day in the van driving back into Christchurch so that we could pick up some food! That done we headed in the direction of Mt Cook. The beauty of NZ for driving compared to Australia is that everything is ...