DAY 9 FRIDAY: NELSON MURCHISON WESPORT: After breakfast at the motel, we settled up and thought we would make a final trip back into town for one last look around, before heading out towards WESTPORT.
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DAY 8 THURSDAY: NELSON-GOLDEN BAY-NELSON Nelson city is home to a fascinating community of beach, bush and art lovers. I should point out that the NELSON, GOLDEN BAY AND MARLBOROUGH areas, are extremely popular holiday regions, for families and those wishing to get away from the city life, for a few weeks.
DAY 7 WEDNESDAY: FROM HANMER THROUGH TO BLENHEIM – WE ARE IN FOR A BIG DAY. WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND THAT IF YOUR CONTEMPLATING DOING THIS DRIVE THAT YOU SPREAD THE DRIVE OVER TWO DAYS. OUR REASON FOR DOING IT IN ONE DAY WAS THAT WE ALREADY KNEW MOST OF THE ROADING. THE DISTANCE FROM START TO FINISH IS […]
DAY 7: WEDNESDAY: FROM BLENHEIM THROUGH TO NELSON – PART 2 WEATHER: CLOUDY CONTINUED – PART TWO Continuing on, on-route one thing which was clearly obvious just how bone-dry things really were in the region. There wasn’t a blade of green grass to be seen in the paddocks for the animals, most were being fed hay. 🙁 From here […]