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Giant Nuggets, Gypsy Gems, Prancing Penguins, Strange Spheres, Massive Mountains, Craving Chocolate and shaking it in the city of Earthquakes

We left the delights of Queenstown before we went any further over budget, and we made the trip to the East coast and the Pacific Ocean once more. We had heard from an American girl we met on the Milford … Continue reading

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Being Puzzled by Pancakes we can’t eat, Passing Arthur in an Avalanche, a Mouse in the House, and Beach Sculptures on Ice!

So we worked our way down the West Coast, en route to Queenstown, and our first port of call was Punakaiki, or Pancake Rocks. These weathered limestone formations are one of the finest examples worldwide of a geological process called … Continue reading

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