Farewell to Middle-Earth

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Now that we know New Zealands worst campground, we make our way to the Picton ferry terminal. The trip to Wellington is a little more than three hours, the first hour takes us through the sheltered fjords of Queen Charlotte Sound. We are glad that the strong winds of the last days have  gradually subsided since yesterday. Cook Strait is … Read More

Pulled the plug in time?

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The weather forecast for the southern part of NZs South Island is pretty bad. Stormy winds and heavy rainfalls for several days. Too bad, we particularly wanted to get to know this part of New Zealand better, but in this weather that wouldn’t be fun. Spontaneously, we depart after breakfast. We pass by Lake Tekapo again, this time coming from … Read More