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00 Spring in NZus a spare car all at no extra charge. Pittsburgh bath house We did a bit of touring around including one very hair raising journey where we appeared to go off piste and ended up on a muddy track rising higher and higher around very tall hills into the clouds and beyond. San francisco bath house history The sat nav got a black mark for that trip!!It was then time to catch a train. Turkish bath house miami beach Kiwi rail have some great scenic journeys.

Bath house design This one was from Christchurch going north along the coast to Picton where most people then catch the ferry across to the North Island. Japanese bath house santa fe We put that journey on hold for a week and picked up a hire car (probably the oldest and certainly the cheapest in NZ) and meandered along the main route west to a town called Mouteka just outside Abel Tasman National Park. European bath house We were staying on a fruit farm in a little self contained chalet, perfect for our needs and very cosy. The bath house blockley Our hosts here were very well travelled Kiwis and extremely helpful with our plans. Best bath house nyc Just a side note – we thought getting our clothes washed

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00 Split Apple Rocklike drowned rats but that didn’t stop our hosts very kindly inviting us into their enormous living room with glass walls overlooking the bay, for a very welcome glass of wine. A bath house We had a nice chat with them and got a brilliant recommendation for what must be the best Italian meal we have ever had, thank you Niccolini’s. Turkish bath house glasgow We only had one night in Wellington and wished we had booked another night because there are quite a few sights to see. Bath house pictures However we did visit the very prestigious Te Papa museum where there was an exhibition on NZ’s part in the Gallipolli battle in WW1. Turkish bath house granville It was fascinating and there were enlarged wax work models of soldiers that were incredibly life like, it was an awful period for their military and they lost many men.After leaving Wellington we made our way to Lake Taupo and then onto a beautiful spot called Tairua on the Coromandel peninsula. Japanese bath house auckland We had been here before (and loved it) but only for a day and a quick whizz round. Russian bath house portland This time we had a week and we were so

00 Climbing Mount Pakuglad. Russian bath house detroit We had booked a wonderful little motel at the foot of Mount Paku with a view over the bay where the tide flows in and out and people wander out onto the sand bars. The bath house bed and breakfast It was like a little bit of heaven. Japanese bath house in tokyo We had planned to take advantage of the local golf course’s ‘friendly Fridays’ where 18 holes and club hire would have only cost us NZ$20, to be followed by a happy 2 hours in the bar, but unfortunately for us the course was closed as most of it was under water due to heavy rains in the previous few weeks. Sauna bath house It was pretty soggy in places but we donned our rain wear and took to mountain climbing instead! Mount Paku to be precise and the view from the top was amazing, well worth the climb of about 2 million steps! That evening looking for somewhere to go out for a meal we were recommended the local bowls club which apparently did a very good lamb shank so along we dutifully went and yes, it was excellent along with some very nice NZ wine and a chat to the locals.

00 TairuaThe kiwis definitely have the same sense of humour as us Brits and they love their country which is completely understandable, it is a beautiful place to be. The bathhouse restaurant london We toured around the Coromandel peninsula and saw plenty of waterfalls and scenic beaches and coastlines. Outdoor bath house There is a beach called ‘Hot Water beach’ where you can dig a hole which fills up with very warm water and you can sit in it just like a bath, great fun! Nearly forgot to mention the 30 million sheep and 10 million dairy cows and cattle that you see too!! They far outnumber the population of around 4 million. The bath house dover de Farming is big here!If any of you are thinking of a trip to this beautiful country make sure you see the Bay of Islands, Rotorua, Napier, Queenstown, Arrowtown, Milford or Doubtful Sound, Dunedin, Lake Wanaka, Kaikoura for the whale watching and all the places we have mentioned above. Bath house tokyo You will have a wonderful time especially if you come here in the summer, January or February are good months to visit.We condensed

00 Postboxes in Coromandelour trip to New Zealand as we will when we go to Australia. Russian bath house lower east side Originally we had planned a couple of months in NZ and around 9 months in Oz but our plans have now changed. Turkish bath house dc You may or may not know that we will now be back in the UK in January as Dave has accepted the job of General Manager of our local golf club, Felixstowe Ferry, where we have been members for many years and he is really looking forward to it. Haps bath house new york token So just a few more months of travelling for us which we are sure we will enjoy immensely in Australia, watch this space! Hae ra ra from New Zealand 😊

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Great to read your latest blog and brought back many memories of NZ at lots of places you mentioned – most of which lovely but not the 10 hour crossing of the Cook Strait when we got caught in a storm, ended in Picton in pitch black with ambulances etc and a big enquiry after which the Captain got the sack. The bath house newrybar Happily the good memories outweigh the bad as we then picked up a hire car and drove in the dark to Kaikoura for the whale watch. Oriental bath house Coromandel sounded lovely and unfortunately one place we didn’t get to but still did many of the others. The bath house bath Sorry to report that we had atrocious weather for the Spencer Plate – sure someone will have told you already – not only torrential rain but thunder and lightening. Asian bath house Your last piece of news comes as a complete surprise but congratulations to Dave on his appointment and we wish you both well on your time in Aus and then the trip home for January – look forward to seeing you then. Russian bath house wiki Love to you both, George and Teresa xx