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Day 22 - Yet More Road

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The drive up the West Coast of New Zealand is both exciting and boring. The scenery is just so beautiful that you start to take it for granted - "Oh, another unbelievably gorgeous mountain", "Oh look, another mindblowingly pristine lake", "Ho hum, another glorious beach devoid of people".
I stopped for lunch at Hokitika, a small town that - like most small towns I passed through - offered hot tea and great pies.
Also at Hokitika I found a showroom of greenstone carvings. The Greenstone Factory, as it is known, is a collection of artworks that are available for sale - if you happen to have a bucket load of spare money, which I didn't. However, I did show one of the experts... [more ]

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Top Rated Hotels

1. Buller Court Motel
Westport
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Greymouth
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Top Rated Attractions

1. Fox Glacier
Weheka
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2. Pancake Rocks
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3. Cape Foulwind
Greymouth
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Top Rated Restaurants

1. Denniston Dog Restaurant & Bar
Westport
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2. Bailie's Bar And Restaurant
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Top Rated Hostels

1. Bazil's Backpackers - Westport Hostel
Westport
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Top Rated Camping Sites

1. Okuru Beach Holiday Park
Haast
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2. Punakaiki Beach Camp
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