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Places to Go and Stay

Great Ocean Road visiting Torquay

Victoria’s Great Ocean Road is a definite destination on the bucket list. Starting at Torquay in the east and generally acknowledged as finishing at Warrnambool in the west it stretched for some 240 odd kilometres. […]

2014 NZ MT Cook
Activities & Things to Do

2014 NZ Trip Queenstown to Omarama

We left Queenstown relatively early as we wanted to stop along the way to Omarama. The scenery isn’t like the Alpine mountains we have experienced so far but nevertheless was spectacular, especially through Lindis Pass. […]

NZ 2014 Fox Glacier main oicture
Places to Go and Stay

Franz Josef to Queenstown New Zealand 2014

So how would I rate our drive from Franz Josef to Queenstown? It was simply awesome to see the diversity of scenery, the engaging roads and experience so much of the difference of what makes the South Island of New Zealand so special all in one day. […]

2014 NZ Franz Josef Glacier 1
Places to Go and Stay

2014 New Zealand Trip Franz Josef Glacier

We awoke to the glorious views of snow capped mountains from our Glenfern Villa. The day was clear and we decided to get to the Franz Josef Glacier before the afternoon cloud and fog set in. A short drive and a longer but not too long walk and we were at the glacier. […]