|Me and Peter-Alexander on our Air New Zealand flight|
from Auckland to Christchurch.
|One of the many ruined buildings in the Christchurch|
central business district.
|Peter-Alexander in the campervan...such luxury!|
|View from the rim of the inactive volcano overlooking Akaroa.|
|Sunset over the Banks Peninsula.|
|Lake Tekapo and the Southern Alps.|
|Another view of Lake Tekapo.|
|Aoraki (Mount Cook) as seen from our campervan.|
|Eunice and Francois at Aoraki.|
|I love the Moeraki Boulders! These guys would make|
great lawn decorations. LOL!
|Pints with Hannah at a local university pub.|
|The Dunedin Railway Station.|
|Milford Sound (photo courtesy of PAB).|
|Malll Street pedestrian block is filled with |
shops and cafes
|The Franz Josef Glacier (it's the part behind the lone|
lone tree just left of center).
|Sunset at Hokitika on the West Coast of South Island.|
|The vineyard at Milcrest Estate in the Marlborough|
|These guys will end up in a Pinot Noir. Yum!|
|The Free House in Nelson...so many choices!|
|The coastline outside of Kaikoura.|
|Abel Tasman National Park as seen from the plane|
on our return trip to Auckland.
Stay tuned for the next installment...Australia! And enjoy these other photos from my South Island tour.
|Christchurch: Tribute to its reconstruction.|
|After the earthquake and the toppling of many buildings|
in the CBD, businesses moved into containers that were
grouped together and stacked right outside of the CBD.
|Lake Tekapo: Selfie with Peter-Alexander.|
|Mount John: The observatory at the peak.|
|On the way to Aoraki.|
|Aoraki: White Horse Hill National Park.|
Our luxurious campervan with Aoraki in background.
|Aoraki: Peter-Alexander greets our morning visitors. |
Hmm? Do we have any duck confit left? If not...
|Oamaru: Waterford Road shops and cafes.|
|Dunedin: Court House.|
|Dunedin: Pouring myself a schooner at Speight's Brewery.|
I think I see a career change in my future.
|Otago Peninsula: Baby penguins at the Penguin Place Hospital.|
|Cascade Creek campsite.|
|Erlington River hike.|
|Waiho River swing bridge at Franz Josef Glacier.|
|Franz Josef Glacier: Sometimes I get so excited|
that I just jump up and down. Don't you?
|Nelson: Free House Tap House.|
|Nelson: The perfect snack!|