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South Island trip day 1: Wellington to Christchurch

We left for our trip on Christmas day as, unsurprisingly,  it was the cheapest day to travel on. It was also a very hot day and not a great day for walking around with backpacks. We tried to pack lightly … Continue reading

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South Island trip Day 2: Christchurch to Mount Cook

Our morning venture into a shopping centre to buy provisions turned into a whole quest due to the sales which here, like in England, start on Boxing Day, December 26. A little aside on Boxing Day – when I was … Continue reading

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