West Coast, South Island

West Coast, South Island, New Zealand

Travel Blogs from West Coast, South Island

West Coast, South Island Travel Blogs (43)
Pounamu land, Lake Ianthe, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand travel blog

Pounamu land

A travel blog entry by jawad

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... them by the river before walking along the bank looking for natural jade stones. Decided to move on, drove through Ross (gold mining town). Ended up 200km south of Greymouth at a lakeside campsite (DoC operated $5 per adult per night) Yahtzee & ...

Glaciers and Hot Pools, The West Coast, New Zealand travel blog

Glaciers and Hot Pools

A travel blog entry by russiatooz

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... the dry mountains of Lake Wanaka, and arrived in the rain-sodden, wind-blown but very greeeeen rainforested mountains of the West Coast. Here we spent a day scrambling around on Fox Glacier - one of the spectacular glaciers that carves its way down from ...

Up the West Coast, West Coast, New Zealand travel blog

Up the West Coast

A travel blog entry by hils

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... We quickly befriended some of the locals who very kindly bought us drinks. Claire, funnily enough, had defected and was now supporting New Zealand, can't say I blame her. The game was marginally better than the game we'd seen in Dunedin, but not by ...

West coast and Arthurs Pass to East Coast, West coast and Arthurs Pass to East Coast, New Zealand travel blog

West coast and Arthurs Pass to East Coast

A travel blog entry by emanddave

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... . We then decided as it was such a nice day to head over Arthurs Pass - the scenic road that cuts across the south island towards Christchurch. Was a beautiful drive up the valley and past snow capped mountains etc. We stopped for a walk on the way ...