Monthly Archives: October 2012

Day 149 – Making our way back up north

After being told last night that the weather today was forecast to be wet and foggy so we couldn’t do the Tongariro Crossing walk, we annoyingly woke up to sunshine this morning. With an extra free day now, we headed … Continue reading

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Day 148 – A delayed ferry and bad weather

Not only are relocation campers great for saving accommodation and occasionally petrol money, if you are relocating a vehicle from one island to another, the camper company usually pays for the ferry ticket too – that’s the vehicle and one … Continue reading

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Day 147 – Sea fishing in Kaikoura

We turned up bright and early for our fishing trip where we met our skipper Mark and another couple who had paid for the trip. The couple, however, had paid for a 3 hour trip so we managed to get … Continue reading

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Day 146 – Fishing or whale watching in Kaikoura?

Today is the day we get out of Christchurch, yaiy! It’s a bit of a shame that we feel so happy to be leaving this place but with barely anything to do in the city because of the earthquake, it’s … Continue reading

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Day 145 – A day trip to Lyttleton

With there not being so much to do in Christchurch we decided to head to Lyttleton nearby. Sitting just south of the city on the other side of a small hill, the small port town was also hit by the earthquake. … Continue reading

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