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Monthly Archives: January 2018

Today the weather forecast was rain! This was great for my trip to Milford Sound! ๐Ÿ˜ I saw the Sounds under good weather conditions two days ago with the scenic flight. Now I really wanted to see them in the mystic atmosphere! And here we go … in the morning I saw a lovely rainbow. A bit further it started to get cloudy, and at Milford Sound it was raining and all… Read More

… that’s how I feel myself ๐Ÿ˜ While driving up to Glenorchy yesterday, I had some gorgeous views! I just spend the afternoon at the lake and took up this beautiful landscape! Today I planned a horse ride … to Isengard – or also called the Paradise. And I got not disappointed… it was just breathtaking! And my little fury fella – Cooper – was the best ever ๐Ÿ˜ so patient with… Read More

I started the day quite easy… with a stroll through the town and my holy morning coffee โ˜•๏ธ Later in the morning I went off for a shorter hike called ‘Rocky Mountain/Lake Diamond Lake’ Loop. It was an amazing 2-3h hike. The climb up was quite exhausting in the full sun – but absolutely worth it ๐Ÿ˜ After being back in town I relaxed and refreshed myself at the lake with an… Read More

Again a day with a lot of driving – final destination will be Wanaka. But before heading down there, I went to the mirror lake – Lake Matheson. I was super lucky with the weather. It was sunny but also very cloudy. And exactly at the time I was there, the mountain tops got visible ๐Ÿ˜ Afterwards I headed to Wanaka. The drive is so beautiful and has many scenic stops …… Read More

To reach the very south part of the island you can take the highway #6 and drive down the west coast. Up to Greymouth you will drive along the beautiful coastline with the rough rock formations. Outstanding are the so called ‘Pancake Rocks’ at Punakaiki. Also Hokitika is worth a stop for some souvenier shopping – very well known for their Jade jewelry. After several hours driving I finally reached the Franz… Read More

I spent two days in the Abel Tasman National Park. Day 1: Enjoyed a Kayaking trip along the majestic shore of the Tonga Marine Reserve. While paddling along, we spotted a few seals. After having exercised my arms I walked a part of the costal track. The outlooks were just incredible! The colors were magic! Day 2: inspired by the day before I went for a second walk in the Abel Tasman… Read More