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Christchurch is the largest city on the South Island and second largest city by urban area in New Zealand. Although some argue it is the only real city on the entire South Island. Originally settled by Maori tribes around 1250 AD this area of the South Island has always had some sort of occupation since then.

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Clock stopped at earthquake hour
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Southern Alps from the plane

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Haka Lodge

Haka Lodge

Clean room and common area. Kitchen was well equipped. Bathroom were clean. Flexibility to arrive after hour is an added advantage! ... more

Kiwi House

Kiwi House

Too far from City centre and the botanical gardens for my enjoyment. Clean enough and lots of space in the kitchen fridges. I liked the idea of lockers in the kitchen to keep food safe. Be warned they close reception at 7pm , not 8pm as they write on the travellerspoint site. ... more

Around The World Backpackers

Around The World Backpackers

Friendly staffs! Nice place! ... more


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  • New Zealand
    We vliegen naar Nw. Zealand. In Christchurch , hier de botanische tuin, is het behoorlijk koud. Toch zien we veel mensen in korte broek en T shirt. Christchurch Cathedral. De frietzak ernaast is een symbool voor de aluminiumindustrie ter plaatse. We maken per oldtimer-tram een rit door de ...
    Posted in J & A (test) by Jdaams

  • Day 5
    Time to catch up with a friend, a wonderful time had by all sharing old and new memories, just not long enough... Spent some time exploring the city centre in Christchurch, trying to find our bearings in the post earthquake landscape. Amazing to see how retail life goes on in the city with the "restart mall ...
    Posted in Destination Aotearoa by The Pearsons

  • The last of New Zealand
    We left Queenstown early in the morning and then set off for the long drive to Christchurch. We ...
    Posted in Around the world with Faye by faith8069

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