The last of our New Zealand adventures…
Part two of our trip around New Zealand’s South Island…
We left Queenstown after a brilliant week of adventure and luxury and drove all the way to Dunedin, where we stayed at a lovely Top 10 Holiday park and got back into the rhythm of living in the campervan. Over the next couple of days we explored the city a bit, drove to the end … More Traveling NZ’s South Island (Part 3 – From Dunedin to Christchurch to Auckland)
And the adventure continues…this time on the south island!
We left our campsite in the morning and headed straight to Milford Sound itself, stopping on the way to see ‘The Chasm’, a big waterfall rushing through a massive crack in the rocks. Then we boarded our boat and the cruise was underway. And I have to say the Sound (which is actually not a … More Traveling NZ’s South Island (Part 2 – Milford Sound & Dad’s visit to Queenstown)
This has been our last full week in New Zealand…we fly to Fiji on Friday (eek, so excited!). It’s been an awesome week, full of fun and nature and wildlife…we’ve seen seals and penguins, and even these big boulders in the middle of the beach!
This week my dad flew all the way from London to Queenstown to visit me. After exactly 5 months since I left home, it is absolutely brilliant to see him and spend time doing fun father-daughter things. Best. Dad. Ever.
We got to the ferry port just on time to check in at 7:20 and were soon on our way, and three hours (and a bit of sea-sickness) later, we arrived on the South Island ready for a new adventure. We drove west to a place called Motueka and stayed in a Top 10 Holiday … More Travelling NZ’s South Island (Part 1 – The Golden Bay, Driving the West Coast, Franz Josef, Wanaka, Queenstown & Te Anau)