Akaroa Harbor

Banks Peninsula

We enjoyed a final weekend with Mom and Dad before they departed for Australia today. We had such a good visit with them! We spent a couple nights in Akaroa on Banks Peninsula before they left since they were flying out of Christchurch. We went for a kayak on a rainy Sunday and saw some Hector dolphins very close to our boats. A couple of cruise ships were docked there and the town was busy; also lots of buses coming and going taking the passengers all around Canterbury.

Monday on the way out Jean and I ran a beautiful route on a sunny morning thanks to Mom and Dad shuttling the car ahead. We also got a chance to see the very impressive Scott exhibit at the Canterbury museum before heading home to Oamaru.

One thought on “Banks Peninsula

  1. don lendle

    Dear Dave and Jean, I love your photos and writings. so nice to see where you are and what you are doing. Looks beautiful! I am glad your Mom and Dad had a chance to come visit.
    I would love to ride those roads and kayak the bay.


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