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New Zealand: Fenton Park and Flowers

The New Zealand Christmas Tree

Fenton Park was just a couple of blocks from our room at Alpin Motel and Conference Center. It was a nice place to visit.

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New Zealand: The Chinese Garden in Dunedin

Entrance to the Chinese Garden in Dunedin

Stop in for a nice cup of tea and some Chinese pastries or just enjoy the peaceful grounds. The Chinese Garden in Dunedin is a wonder place to explore and relax.

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New Zealand: Eden Garden with Auckland Explorer Bus

One of the birds that snacked with us at Eden Garden

Eden Garden in Auckland was our fourth stop with Auckland Explorer Bus Hop on, Hop tour. We got a discount on entry because we came with the Auckland Explorer Bus, but didn’t get to spend as much time in the gift shop as we wanted because we wanted to be able to hike up Mount Eden. We did eat at the cafe though.

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New Zealand: Wintergardens with Auckland Explorer Bus

The Cat who Played with the Sun, Auckland, Wintergardens

We spent a lot of time exploring the flowers in these greenhouses at the Wintergardens in Auckland. We even decided to eat at the cafe across the road. This was our third stop on the Auckland Explorer Bus.

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New Zealand: The Parnell Rose Gardens with Auckland Explorer Bus

Red flowers at Parnell Rose Garden

We used the opportunity to stop at the Parnell Rose Gardens and head down to Judges Bay. Stepping off the bus, the floral scent of the resident flowers was beautifully string. This was our second stop on the Auckland Explorer Bus Hop on, Hop off tour.

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