while travelling through this great country of New Zealand  is truly beautiful , exiting and stimulating experience .  South Island presents  its  beauty in many  unique and spectacular  proportions . Relatively small  island , Te Waipounamu as,the  South Island  is called in Maori culture , is  rather long  and is biggest of the two magnificent islands  of New Zealand . The island surprises basically on every corner of great cities like  Christchurch , Dunedin 549 or Invercargill . The comfortable roads winding through amazing morphology , sceneries  and  astonishing beauty of the New Zealand Alps .  Road number ONE , connects Christchurch with Invercargill being the major most southerly town in New Zealand , while from there one has many options of traversing back north to Queenstown , which is truly vibrant holiday , fun , and unique activities like Jet boat riding through narrow canyons of Shotover River , bungee jumping or just biking through the mountains of surrounding area . Remarkable , Coronet Peak only few of the sky reaching peaks  provide  breath taking  views and places for paragliding .  On the way south from Christchurch one passes towns like TIMARU ,OMARU , with interesting remnants of Victorian Era of New Zealand history . Dunedin , town established by Scottish settlers , who named this town in old Scottish language , meaning Edinburgh  is also full of interesting architecture beside being also town to launch one visit to Catelins region . 1716 Here penguins , sea lions play in turquoise waters of southern ocean . Place itself mesmerises  with vistas of rolling hills where  greenery  of  all shades  are  mixed by profiles and patterns  of fields , forests and farm land where  white dots of sheep  , brown of cattle present  fantastic  visual kaleidoscope  to please visitors senses.  Invercargill  major town of south of the island is the place where people start the trips to Stewart Island  and also occasionally  Antarctic cruises can be as well enjoyed . Travelling north from Invercargill one passes by  lovely beaches , rouged coastal places and one visits amazing lakes , where the serenity and beauty of deepest lake in New Zealand , HAUROKO of  462 meters in depth is truly memorable . While travelling  along the western part of the island one gets eventually to Queenstown ,2886 where truly international atmosphere of this centre , with flavor of ALPS aura awaits visitors to enjoy rest of the holiday . New Zealand through these towns of Christchurch and Queenstown is reachable by  partners of Singapore Airlines and LOT Polish Airlines in STAR Alliance or one can also use carriers such as Emirates , Virgin Australia or Air New Zealand . 2738


WMIG February 2017

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