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South Island trip day 5: Christchurch to Picton

We had to get up at 5.30 am in order to catch out 7 am bus. We consoled ourselves by saying we would sleep on the bus, but instead we spent the whole ride – about 5 hours excitedly pointing … Continue reading

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South Island trip day 6: Picton

On the 6th day of our trip, December 30, we woke up to pouring rain, so we spent the morning happily reading. When it cleared up, we went on a tramp around the Snout Track. First, we stopped to admire … Continue reading

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South Island trip day 7: a ferry ride back to Wellington

On the morning of 31 December we woke up, packed up and checked out of our hostel. We still had a few hours until the ferry, so we walked around, hang out by the waterfront, and finally made our way … Continue reading

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