Tag Archives: Queenstown

Day 34 – Queenstown to Dunedin and the most photographed building in NZ

We had been trying to figure out who our next Magic Bus driver would be and to our pleasant surprise it was Gregg who had taken us from Picton-Nelson. Taking the back road out of Queenstown we drove through the … Continue reading

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Day 33 – Queenstown and the exhilarating Kawaru Jet Boat

It dawned another cold but sunny day so first up it was off to the supermarket to pick up some food before heading back into town to buy a few more¬†souvenirs and then back to the hostel to make wraps … Continue reading

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Day 32 – Queenstown, in and around

After an exciting few days it was time for another lazy day. Slept in, checked email and watched some TV. Then headed into town do some souvenir shopping for the family. Then booked a jet boat ride for the next … Continue reading

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Day 31 – Queenstown and the view from above

After the big night out I woke up quite late and spent the rest of the morning catching up on my journal in the sunny TV lounge of the Southern Laughter Hostel. Having waited for the day to warm up, … Continue reading

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Day 30 – Queenstown to a dramatic Milford Sound & back for a Big Night Out

Kevin was our driver for the day and after telling us all about the¬†glacial lakes, how the Remarkables range came to formed and the earthquake that changed the course of the Kawaru River he let those who were tired catch … Continue reading

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Day 29 – Wanaka to Queenstown

Today was a lazy day, the Magic Bus was only collecting us at 14:30pm so after checking out we just relaxed on the couches in the lounge of the Purple Cow with great views over Lake Wanaka reading books and … Continue reading

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