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Apr 9, 2007 - Sailing at Abel Tasman National Park

We headed off about 9:00 for a day sailing around the edge of the national park. This trip was great with views of the coastline and we also went to see the split egg shaped rock from the lord of the rings movies. The day was very relaxing which was well needed after the previous couple of days. Even the expected hangover stayed away.

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Mark's Trip 2007

Nov 22, 2005 - Karamea and the West Coast

Kia Ora... We continued driving further north up the west coast. Still stopping here and there to admire the stunning views. Thus far the west coast on both the North and South Island has touched a particular cord in my heart. There is something about the wild navy blue sea crashing on the sand that reminds me of Africa. As we drove up the coast through the semi-derelict boom or bust towns of NZ mining eras, we decided to stop at a town called Blackball. We had read about this town in a travel book. This towns claim to fame is it's...

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