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Our Winter Paradise on Sunset

Beautiful days with stunning sunsets, that’s what our winters are all about here on the West Coast – well usually.  After a huge front hit late last week it was great to get our “normal” winter weather back. Talked Stephen … Continue reading

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Lake Ianthe as the Sun Sets

Back on the Coast after being away for a couple of weeks and it is great to be home.  Heading down to Franz Josef to pick up the boys and en route we were blessed with a stunning sunset. Timed … Continue reading

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Bruce Bay, South Westland, West Coast of the Southern Alps

With a recent trip away to Central Otago and coming home a day earlier than planned we broke our drive up with a night at the beautiful Bruce Bay in South Westland. Did a short stop on the edge of … Continue reading

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Autumn Evening Beach Walks

March is a wonderful month to visit New Zealand and the West Coast. Often we can be getting some of our most consistent nice weather – cool mornings but soon warming once the sun comes out and staying warm right … Continue reading

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Rapahoe Sunset

  Headed down to the local pub last night – Rapahoe Hotel for dinner with our friends visiting from Berlin. Great crowd and a favourite with our guests who get the opportunity to experience what I like to call a … Continue reading

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Picture Perfect Paradise

Awesome end to Friday 13th and full moon with a stunning sunset walk on the beach. Picture Perfect Paradise No bias at all of course! Jan and Stephen run Breakers Boutique Accommodation on the Great Coast Road north of Greymouth … Continue reading

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Millerton – a Mountain of History

One of the great things about NZ summers is our long evenings. Stephen and I were taking a little break from the B&B and had headed north to Granity in Buller Bay on the West Coast for a couple of … Continue reading

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Sunset over the Tasman Sea

We’re all going on a summer holiday No more working for a week or two Fun and laughter on our summer holiday No more worries for me or you For a week or two We’re going where the sun shines … Continue reading

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Charleston’s Surging Sea

Crash, boom, bang…… crash, boom, bang…… wow, this is awesome! Sitting out on the rocks at Charleston and the sea is huge with pounding surf surging in and out and crashing up against the rock face. It is a sight … Continue reading

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Sunset on the Rocks at 8 Mile

Watch out!  Whish, whish, in comes the water…….. trust me honey Stephen says, I’ll look after you! We’re out on the rocks at 8 mile tonight – taking a walk to capture the sunset.  Normally you can walk from our … Continue reading

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