Monthly Archives: January 2009

Christchurch and Home

Friday 2nd January 2009 we drove from east to west – Hokitika to Christchurch – over Arthurs Pass.  This was a spectacular drive.     We had a few days in Christchurch before flying out.  One of the highlights was … Continue reading

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Hokitika

Thursday 1st January 2009 was overnight in the small coastal town of Hokitika. Aside from it’s black beaches – which we enjoyed – the town is famous for Jade and has galleries and artist studios everywhere.    

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Fox Glacier

We arrived at Fox Glacier late on Wednesday 31st December so it was not until the Thursday we would be able to head up and have a look. The next morning was foggy which meant we had to wait. So … Continue reading

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