Our Itinerary

29 Nov: Singapore
  • Depart Singapore

30 Nov: Auckland
  • Arrived: Auckland Airport
  • See see look look walk walk - explore Harbour area
  • Sky City

1 Dec: Auckland
  • Hop-on-Hop-off Bus Tour (general coverage)
  • See see look look walk walk - Queen Street

2 Dec: Rotorua
  • Depart for Rotorua
  • Polynesian Spa Pool
  • Mitai Maori Village Cultural Show & Dinner

3 Dec: Rotorua, Lake Taupo
  • Wai-O-Tapu
  • Hobbiton
  • Arrived: Lake Taupo

4 Dec: Lake Taupo
  • Craters of the Moon
  • Huka Falls

5 Dec: Lake Taupo, Waitomo, Christchurch
  • Waitomo Glowworm Cave
  • Depart for Christchurch

6 Dec: Christchurch, Greymouth, Franz Josef
  • TranzAlphine: From Christchurch to Greymouth
  • Hokitka Beach
  • Arrived: Franz Josef

7 Dec: Franz Josef
  • Franz Josef Glacier

8 Dec

9 Dec

10 Dec

11 Dec

12 Dec

13 Dec

29 Nov 2018: Departing Singapore

Small pleasant surprise after clearing the customs @ Singapore Changi Airport - Merlion cookies :)

Hm... a bit disappointed with the 'ticket' - a printout from self-check-in machine. Still prefer to 'cardboard' type of boarding pass. This one looked a bit....

Hahaha... for the 'power-thirsty' devices

Low-fat meals... 

30 Nov 2018: Arrived!

After about 10 hours, we touched down at Auckland International Airport.
It's nice to see the full view of our national carrier here :)

5 Dec 2018: Auckland to Christchurch

Departing North Island... Flying to South Island to catch the TranzAlpine the next morning

@Domestic Airport gate

11 Dec 2018: From Queenstown to Christchurch

To reduce travelling time (on the road), we flew from Queenstown to Christchurch.
It's an international airport, hm... it's non-frill type of airport.

Waiting area after to board the plane

13 Dec 2018: Heading Home

Third time in Christchurch Airport - this time, heading home...

Low fat meals....