Christchurch At the airport I made friends with a German girl and we set off in search of a hostel together and later to rade the suppermarket with everything seeming so cheap in comparison with Australia. It was clear from the start that there was nothing to do in Christchurch since the major earthquake almost 2 years ago had devestated the city to the extent that it had not yet recovered and still experienced regular aftershocks. Needless to say I was keen to ...
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Franz Josef With a relatively tame start to my stay in Franz Josef involving me and mascha falling asleep watching the first lord of the rings in honor of this beautiful country. Frankly frodo was a bit of a moan anyway. My $750 day... The morning started with beautiful clear skies making for a stunning helicopter ride up to the famous Franz Josef glacier, where we then got to amble around on top of for a few hours in our fetching snow suits, spikey cramp-ons ...