December 14th: Queenstown and Te Anau

December 14th Sleep, yes, I remember that… I hadn’t banked much sleep that week due to last-minute pre-guest, pre-Christmas preparations: freezing lasagnes, cleaning bathrooms and getting packed for the big pre-Christmas trip. I failed to sleep properly till after my in-laws arrived from the UK on the 13th…around 2am-ish? Tiny woke me at 6.30am the…

NZ travels part 2

And here is part two of our crazy December-January travel extravaganza! More of the same, only post-Christmas food and boozefest. Excellent…and hyperlinks to more detailed posts hopefully coming soon! January 3rd – Auckland to Rotorua High point: White water rafting down the world’s highest commercially rafted waterfall (7m) Low point: The fact that it was…