Franz Josef New Zealand Travel Blogs

Browse 29 travel blogs from Franz Josef, New Zealand. Read Franz Josef travel blogs, travel journals, and travelogues from fellow travelers.
#1 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
posted by:
Ape
Oct 11, 2007 – Aug 07, 2008
Today just a short blog, partly because I have some sick adventures to share with you tomorrow. I hiked the Franz Josef glacier…
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This blog was featured on Wednesday April 9th, 2008
#2 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
saving the world in the dark
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Mar 17, 2009 – Dec 05, 2009
At 3 I set off in smelly wet boots to climb the Franz Josef glacier. After tramping through the woods for a short while we came…
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#3 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
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Apr 17, 2011 – May 02, 2011
Tiring night.  So tired that I basically slept immediately after the kiwi tour the previous night. I was still thinking h…
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This blog was featured on Thursday May 1st, 2014
#4 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
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Oct 11, 2015 – Oct 19, 2016
We arrived late afternoon in Franz Josef after a day on the road. On arrival I scored a free glass of wine from the owners (I w…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 14th, 2015
#5 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
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Mar 30, 2010 – Oct 25, 2012
It is not every day that you get to hike up a glacier, walk through towering crevices of blue ice, surrounded by mountains and …
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This blog was featured on Friday April 30th, 2010
#6 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
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Dec 18, 2010 – Jan 08, 2011
We woke up to sun shining into the van. We haven't had a problem with leaving the curtains open as it's usually grey in the mor…
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This blog was featured on Sunday January 2nd, 2011
#7 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
Sissi
posted by:
hhs
Jan 22, 2011 – Feb 19, 2011
1840 wurde Neuseeland offiziell zu einer britischen Kolonie. Verdammt lange 107 Jahre später erlangte es die volle Unabh&a…
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#8 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
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Nov 13, 2005 – Nov 27, 2005
We left Barrytown in the morning around 8am. It was f*cking freezing. And there was no hot water. Basically, bad start of the d…
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This blog was featured on Friday March 4th, 2016
#9 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
Bloody great glaciers
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Nov 27, 2008 – Aug 03, 2009
Aaaargh, I just wrote this whole post and then internet explorer died. How dare it! So this'll be brief I'm afraid. I've been …
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#10 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
Minds Deception
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May 16, 2004 – Mar 31, 2005
    The faint smell of morning rain, the radiant rays of light spearing the crisp dawn air. Hearing the silence …
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#11 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
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Jan 11, 2009 – Jan 27, 2009
We moeten vandaag om 08:15 uur bij de vliegmaatschappij zijn voor een rondvlucht over Fox en Franz Josef gletsjer. Pa weet nog …
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This blog was featured on Saturday March 28th, 2009
#12 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
#24 - wow!  the franz josef glacier
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Nov 25, 2008 – Jun 03, 2009
*****DAY THIRTY-SEVEN (January 8, 2009) - CLIMBING THE GLACIER!***** I got up VERY early in Hokitika to make it down to Franz …
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#13 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
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Apr 17, 2011 – May 02, 2011
I will bus to Franz Josef in the afternoon. So what to do in the morning? Walk!  Greymouth is a very small and neat town…
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This blog was featured on Thursday May 1st, 2014
#14 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
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Aug 22, 2011 – Apr 02, 2012
Rain, Rain and alot more rain, we had booked our walk up the glacier and been informed that it is never closed due to weather. …
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This blog was featured on Saturday December 3rd, 2011
#15 of 29 Franz Josef travel blogs
Climbing the Franz Josef Glacier
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Sep 07, 2007 – Mar 31, 2008
We got up early and walked to the Glacier tour group to get kitted out with raincoat, waterproof overtrousers, hats, gloves, so…
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