Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Carterton, New Zealand

Oct 28, 2007 - Mosey down to Martinborough

We continued south today stopping at the chocolate factory on the way out of town, we are bad!! The main road south is route 2 a typical road here, two lanes, pretty well paved and traversing beautiful green landscapes. Today we are traveling down a wide flat valley between two distant mountain ranges. The mountains to our west have snow on the peaks which is pretty even with the cloudy conditions. Route 2 conveniently passes right in front of the Tui Brewery, remember a couple of days ago we mentioned Tui. We stopped for directions...Yeah...

Jump to full entry

Dec 8, 2005 - Taupo to River Valley

Back on the bus today and we headed out to Tongariro National Park for another bloody walk! Luckily for Geri, Mischa and me it wasn't the same walk and was much easier on the knees. It was a lovely walk actually that took us just over an hour and we stopped for lunch by a waterfall. We got to see Mount Doom from Lord of the Rings which we'd missed yesterday because of the clouds, so it was all worthwhile. After this we jumped back on the bus and headed for River Valley, which is this amazing hostel in the middle of no where! It was really...

Jump to full entry

Trip Journal

Jane`s World Trip