Lake Hawea

Lake Hawea

Since we arrived so late into Lake Hawea it was difficult to see exactly how beautiful this place really was. Although, it didn’t take us long to discover its beauty. The Holiday park was practically empty and laid out in a fairly spacious way. The views right from the lake were absolutely incredible. Not only were the views and atmosphere of the park stunning, it was well worth the money. The kids were excited to try out the free scooters they…

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Franz Josef Glacier

Franz Josef Glacier

In the morning we left our quite little town of Pukekura and travelled on to Franz Josef. We arrived fairly early in Franz Josef after a short trip. We were met with the almost constant sound of helicopters flying above us, taking tourists to the peeks of the snow capped mountains. We had looked into get a flight in a helicopter for the family, although it was a little out of our reach at over $1,000.00 for 20 mins. Unless…

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