Ice Ice Baby

Ice Ice Baby

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One thing I was really hoping to see whilst in New Zealand was Mount Cook. Unfortunately, the day we had planned to visit Mount Cook village a storm came in which put our plans on hold.

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Luckily for us, during an early morning walk near Fox Glacier the sky was so clear we were able to see it … twice! Seeing New Zealand’s highest peak reflected in the stunning Lake Matheson made it that little bit more special (Mt Tasman to the left, Mt Cook far right).

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It was such an atmospheric morning, the mist was low and the frost covered the ground like a layer of icing sugar.

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The incredible Fox Glacier from afar…

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…and up close.

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Luke treated me to a Mairo inspired photo shoot.

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Next stop Franz Josef glacier.

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The walk up to Franz Josef glacier is much more dramatic than Fox. The landscape seems Jurassic and is strikingly beautiful the whole way up.

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Today was one of my favourites, full of mother nature’s incredible creations, fresh alpine air and good chats. What more could a girl want?

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