South Island New Zealand Travel Blogs

Browse 13 travel blogs from South Island, New Zealand. Read South Island travel blogs, travel journals, and travelogues from fellow travelers.
#1 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Nov 09, 2015 – Feb 16, 2016
The South Island of New Zealand is scenic and has lots of outdoor activities to choose from. The population for the South Islan…
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This blog was featured on Sunday January 10th, 2016
#2 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Jan 01, 2000 – Jan 01, 2014
Christchurch, well I guess everyone has heard of the place now after the earthquakes several years ago (Feb 2010) which destroy…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 1st, 2014
#3 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Jan 01, 2000 – Jan 01, 2014
New Zealand has two main Islands, the North Island and the South Island.  If you are one of the few people that live on St…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 1st, 2014
#4 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Jan 01, 2000 – Jan 01, 2014
Te Anau is a poor cousin to Queenstown. The only reason tourist come here is in transit to Milford Sound. I love this place for…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 1st, 2014
#5 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Nov 09, 2015 – Feb 16, 2016
There is a delightful Department of Conservation (DoC) campsite at the start of the Mt Thomas walk. It has flushing toilets, ru…
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This blog was featured on Sunday January 10th, 2016
#6 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Aug 03, 1967 – Mar 23, 2009
21 years ago I finished up at Kinleith and shot around the South Island.  A flying trip to see friends (and the country) b…
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This blog was featured on Sunday March 29th, 2009
#7 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Nov 09, 2015 – Feb 16, 2016
Lake Sumner and Lake Taylor are remote high country lakes located in the Lake Sumner National Park. Located just 100km North of…
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This blog was featured on Sunday January 10th, 2016
#8 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Jan 01, 2000 – Jan 01, 2014
Milford Sound, well I guess this is the blog that most of you will be interested in. I am not sure which place is more widely k…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 1st, 2014
#9 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Jan 01, 2000 – Jan 01, 2014
Nelson is at the top end of the South Island.  It is a major holiday destination for everyone in the South Island and duri…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 1st, 2014
#10 of 13 South Island travel blogs
NZ trip 2010
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Dec 20, 2010 – Dec 29, 2010
Day 1 (Christchurch) Arrived at 11:30pm. Drove to the city, checked in, went to bed. Sweet! Day 2 (Christchurch) We spent th…
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#11 of 13 South Island travel blogs
NZ trip 2010
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Sep 27, 2010 – Dec 20, 2010
Day 1 (Christchurch) Arrived at 11:30pm. Drove to the city, checked in, went to bed. Sweet! Day 2 (Christchurch) We spent t…
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#12 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Jan 01, 2000 – Jan 01, 2014
The Waiau River flows between Te Anau and Manapouri and is one of our favourite destinations. We used to be able to camp on thi…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 1st, 2014
#13 of 13 South Island travel blogs
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Jan 01, 2000 – Jan 01, 2014
The Hakataramea or Haka to the locals is one of my secret fishing spots ... Please don't tell anyone about this river. It's jus…
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This blog was featured on Saturday November 1st, 2014
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