Driving from Greymouth to Punakaiki was an easy drive of 30 minutes on State Highway 6. Just before reaching the visitor center of Paparoa National Park, we began to see protruding rocks emerging from the sea surface. Continue reading
Australasian Bar and Restaurant is just 2 minutes drive from Alpine Rose Motel. The building is light grey, and the interior is also an elegant greyish decor. We went in the restaurant with our windbreakers and jeans and realized that it’s a more of smart casual and almost a semi-formal type of restaurant, so we were kinda underdressed.
Gary and I ordered the sea-food chowder for starter. This rich chowder Continue reading
I didn’t take too many photos of Alpine Rose Motel as at the time, I wasn’t planning on blogging about my travel. I did manage to take a photo of our welcoming flower – the green towel-flower! Continue reading
The beautiful scenic SH73 highway is also known as the Great Alpine Highway. Throughout the journey, we were surrounded by the southern alps and during our drive, we were just “wow, wow, wow”, all the way. Driving from Christchurch to Greymouth is Continue reading
We started our road trip on state highway 73 and saw this nice little cafe after driving 30 minutes west of Christchurch. We stopped for breakfast as we weren’t sure how far the next restaurant would be on SH73. Continue reading