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At Deep Cove, Doubtful Sound  
   

At Deep Cove, Doubtful Sound

"Fiordland Navigator" with waterfalls behind. At this point my camera was dying. Not only was the lens wet on the outside, but also inside where I couldn't get at it. And the LCD screen had stopped working except on playback. Fortunately, there is a tiny viewfinder, so I was able to use that. I slept with the camera in a sock in the bottom of my sleeping bag for a couple of nights hoping it would dry out and start working properly. It hasn't.
CYCLE TOUR - SHELTER FROM THE STORM

March 21st 2010
It had to be the best cup of tea ever. I was cold and wet, and the tea was hot and wet. What’s more it was made with real milk instead of the powdered stuff I carry with me, and l was drinking it in the warmth of a ship’s saloon. How I came to be aboard was thanks to the crew - in particular Carol, who’s the nature guide aboard the tourist vessel, “Fiordland Navigator” operated by Real ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Fiordland National Park » Doubtful Sound

New Zealand Flag The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
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