Tag: Wellington

Wellington, Sting Rays in Picton and Hiking for Pros

After we had dropped Hazel’s parents and sister-in-law off at the airport we headed northwest to Whanganui for three nights. Relaxing Whanganui The next day we explored two nearby gardens in beautiful weather. The Bushy Park Wildlife Sanctuary is home of a lot of birds in a protected cold-tempered...
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The Ring of Fire

Leaving Hot Water Beach and the Coromandel Peninsula behind us we headed South towards Rotorua. Karangahake Gorge However, on the way there we stopped at the Karangahake Gorge. The region was once full of mining activity. While strolling along the gorge we came along what is left of it....
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