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Travelled to South Island, New Zealand... arriving Christchurch (South Island), (New Zealand), then travelled to/through; Christchurch, Lake Tekapo, (Canterbury) Queenstown, (Otago) Haast, Franz Josef Glacier, Maruia Springs, (West Coast) Nelson, (Nelson Bays) Kaikoura, Christchurch (Canterbury), (South Island), (New Zealand).






Regent St Tram
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Tourist tram in the 'Spanish-styled' New Regent street, post earthquake renovations, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.






Lake Tekapo
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Late afternoon autumn view of the surrounding snow-capped mountains, Lake Tekapo, Canterbury, New Zealand.






Mt Cook Village
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Established in 1884 within the National Park, and services a quarter million visitors each year, Mount Cook Village, Canterbury, New Zealand.






Mt Cook - Tasman Glacier
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Mount Cook or Aoraki, the country's highest (3724m) mountain and the Tasman Glacier and lake, Mount Cook, Canterbury, New Zealand.






Remarkable Arrival
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Flying pass the Remarkables before descending and landing at the airport, Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand.






Bob's Peak
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View of the Remarkables and Lake Wakatipu from Bob's Peak (accessed via the Skyline gondola), Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand.






Kawarau Bridge
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Home of the World's first bungy-jump, opening in 1988, on a bridge first built in 1880, Kawarau Gorge, Otago, New Zealand.






Dudleys Cottage
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Old gold mining company cottage built in 1880, and home to an interesting historic Chinese settlement, Arrowtown, Otago, New Zealand.






Lake Hayes
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A picturesque lake between Arrowtown and Queenstown, Lake Hayes, Otago, New Zealand.






Lake Hawea
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The stunningly scenic, 141 kmĀ² hydro lake, that parallels Lake Wanaka, Lake Hawea, Otago, New Zealand.






Blue Pools
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Spectacular blue pools, accessed via a beech forest and boardwalk track in the Mount Aspiring National Park, Makarora, West Coast, New Zealand.






Cray Pot
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Famous local seafood train-carriage cafe, in one of the remotest parts of Westland, Jackson Bay, West Coast, New Zealand.





Haast Beach
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The rugged and isolated Westlands coast-line, Haast, West Coast, New Zealand.




Up Ship Creek
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Walking the Kahikatea (NZ tallest trees) Swamp Forest Walk, along Ship Creek, Haast, West Coast, New Zealand.






Maruia Hot Springs
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Japanese created outdoor hot springs and spa, Maruia Springs, West Coast, New Zealand.




Nelson Markets
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Catching a meal at the lively local weekend markets, Nelson, Nelson Bays, New Zealand.






Wrecked
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The old 'Janie Seddon' ship wreck, just off the foreshore, Motueka, Nelson Bays, New Zealand.






Marlborough Vines
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Rows of autumn coloured vines in the famous white wine growing region, Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand.






Kaikoura Views
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Majestic mountain views from the shoreline, on a blustery morning, Kaikoura, Canterbury, New Zealand.






Catching the Sun
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A local seal catching the warmth of the early morning sun, Kaikoura, Canterbury, New Zealand.







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Posted by joffre 21:53 Archived in New Zealand Tagged new_zealand photography joffre

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