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queenstown - new zealands playground


queenstown is not only the worlds biggest adventure playground and home of extreme sports, but also a place with an amazing nature and unforgettable views. it's located between high mountains in the central otago district on the south island.

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the view over the queenstown area with lake wakatipu from the top of the gondola station. queenstown is also a popular destination for wintersports.

lake wakatipu from gondola station

queenstown area

also this small town (permament population is only a few thousand) is having a beautiful garden.

queenstown garden

this is the landscape that you will see on a trip to skippers canyon where you can make a jetboat ride, river rafting or the pipeline bungy jump (see index page :))

way to skippers 1

way to skippers 2

of course also rock climbing is possible. can you see the person on the rock in the lower picture?

way to skippers 3

rock climbing

it's looking like the swiss alps, but the weather here is better ;)

swiss alps?

lake wakatipu on a very windy day. the lake really behaves like an ocean.

lake wakatipu 1

lake wakatipu 2

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