The altered route took us through picturesque Nelson Lakes National Park, and along the way we started to see several road washouts, one where half of the road just fell into a river!
|Sheep have rights to the road in NZ!|
|A common sighting in Christchurch's CBD.|
|Lots of buildings look like they have not been touched since the 'quake.|
|A space that was once a church now serves as a memorial to 185 victims of the February 2011 earthquake.|
|A creative temporary shopping area made out of shipping containers.|
|Just a few steps from the chaos lies some tranquility!|