TRAVEL. NEW ZEALAND

Campervanning New Zealand’s South Island (Part 4): Glaciers & Kiwis

A travel report series

Zoë Poulsen
May 1 · 5 min read
Above: The rugged mountains of the Westland Tai Poutini National Park tower above the internationally famous Franz Josef Glacier, one of New Zealand’s foremost tourist attractions. Photo by the author.
Trees in the temperate rainforests of South Island’s West Coast are home to an extraordinary diversity of different mosses and lichens. Photo by the author.
Above: Below the terminal of Franz Josef Glacier the Waiho River runs towards the Tasman Sea. Photo by the author.
Above: View towards the terminal of Franz Josef Glacier, South Island, New Zealand. Photo by the author.
Fox Glacier, South Island, New Zealand, seen from the tourist viewpoint below the glacier in December 2017. Photo by the author.
Aerial view by helicopter of the Fox Glacier and surrounding snowfields, South Island, New Zealand. Photo by the author.
Aerial view of Fox Glacier by helicopter looking towards the coastline. Photo by the author.

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Botanist, blogger and conservationist based in Cape Town at the heart of South Africa’s Cape Floristic Region. https://www.capetownbotanist.com

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Zoë Poulsen

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Botanist, blogger and conservationist based in Cape Town at the heart of South Africa’s Cape Floristic Region. https://www.capetownbotanist.com

World Traveler’s Blog

A collaborative project from a diverse group of adventurers and digital nomads sharing the world through inspiring stories. The more you know, the better you travel!

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