New Zealand: A WOW around every corner.
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At Milford Sound in New Zealand’s South Island, travellers sometimes come back to find bits of their vehicle missing, particularly the rubber on the windscreen wipers or around the windows, thanks to the keas that patrol the parking area.
This highly intelligent but destructive parrot is known as the clown of the mountains.
We saw this one on our holiday in 2012.
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At the end of our walk to Lake Reid in New Zealand’s beautiful South Island we sat for a while enjoying the view through the gap in the mountains.
We loved this area around Glenorchy and Kinloch and intended to go back. Little did we know that just 2 years later our son would be working in this area and we’d take this same walk again while visiting him.
Perhaps we’ll get back there again one day.
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At Easter, Hugh has challenged us to be sweet. Some would say that really is a challenge for me 🙂
Here is a picture of one of the most delicious crème brûlées I think I’ve ever eaten … and the aftermath.
It was a cold and wet day on our first trip to New Zealand and we chose a random place for lunch – mainly because it was warm.
The main meal was nice but the lavender and honey crème brûlée, with the piece of shortbread and Turkish Delight was truly spectacular.
My mouth is watering at the memory.
Don’t worry – despite them still being in the “after” photo I did finish the shortbread and the Turkish Delight.
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Most of the babies had left the nursery, but we were able to get up close and personal with this one in Kaikoura on this year’s trip to New Zealand’s South Island.
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