Queenstown – Adventure Capital of New Zealand

Queenstown is tourist central, tucked beside Lake Wakatipu in New Zealand’s Southern Alps. It’s known as the ‘adventure capital’ of NZ with so many activities on offer including bungee jumping; skydiving; parascending; canyoning; power boating and luging.  Though I would have up for doing all of those activities, I was saving my money for a helicopter ride in Milford Sound.

Here are some photos I took during my few days in and around Queenstown.

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A most incredible view from the Remarkables Mountain range, beside Queenstown.

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My favourite bar in Queenstown – BARMUDA with a wonderful open fire, great music and fine wines! Out here enjoying the atmosphere with a fellow backpacker, Chris

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A Remarkable Wedding Photoshoot

When I was up on the Remarkables Mountain Ridge, a helicopter came and landed close by.  It was a wedding party, so I went over and took a few lovely shots of them.  What a location!!

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Puzzling World, Wanaka


An hour away from Queenstown my coach tour stopped at Puzzle World where we had fun checking out the various optical illusions and giant maze.

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