Day 11 – Akaroa

Akaroa is a historic village on the Banks Peninsula about an hours drive from Christchurch. Originally settled by the French it is now a tourist destination that attracts thousands of tourists everyday.

Akaroa harbour from afar.
Akaroa harbour and wharf.
The Giants house is an artist’s residence on a hill overlooking Akaroa with a weird and wonderful collection of statues and ceramics.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.