D224. Apr 11. The day started with a kayak…

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Queenstown is THE spot where you can practice extreme sports: it is famous for bungy jumping, it is also a moutain-biking mecca, you can try jetboating, white-water rafting and sledging, sky diving, tramping, climbing, canyoning, rafting…

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But, with this cinematic background of mountains and lakes, Alex and I rather decided to follow this little duck and we went kayaking.

 

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People came here for gold, in the second half of the 19th century. Though, by 1900 the gold had petered out and the population  was a mere 190 !!! It wasn’t until the 1950s that Queenstown became a popular holiday destination… For people like us… kayaking…

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In the background, though, we could hear crazy girls shouting in the sky, under a yellow parachute…

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