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Samantha M
6 contributions
Jan 2022
Discovered from great street art here, learnt some history and enjoyed wandering into the shops. Must stop at the lookout over the port.
Written 17 January 2022
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Gvipin
Auckland, New Zealand211 contributions
May 2021
Had full day to spare so went for farmers market in Littleton otherwise also would have gone to Littleton for a drive. Appox 20 mins drive from city in each direction and had spent another 30mins. Good if have spare time to kill.
Written 2 June 2021
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Viki E
Dublin, Ireland77 contributions
Apr 2021
Small town with obvious alternative lifestyle. Very bohemian. Tiny eclectic coffee spots, niche stores and people. Visit on a sunny day and you will come away with a good feeling (even though you might not feel like you belong!).
Written 8 May 2021
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markilee
Auckland, New Zealand968 contributions
Feb 2021
Pretty run down, not at all interesting, a bit of a view but nothing like the photo here. Very steep for walking.
Written 12 February 2021
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Naina-Damani
London, UK1,032 contributions
Feb 2020
Lyttelton is a port town on the shore of Lyttelton Harbour with quirky cafes, restaurants and electric shops.
Written 11 December 2020
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feipo
Tauranga, New Zealand323 contributions
Oct 2020
It was a cold dull day early in the week. It was an easy drive from Christchurch.

We walked around the main street, and there were not many places open and not a lot to do or see. A bit disappointed.
Written 19 November 2020
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GreerShanasa
124 contributions
Nov 2020 • Couples
Lyttleton has a special bohemian feel and no visit is complete without a lunch spot at Super. In an old pub Super has an amazing menu of carefully selected local ingredients, fresh tasty and appetising. The Asian Bao with Kaarang Chicken is fabulous, tangy and delicious.. One may not be enough.
The hangi pork Bao bun was very NZ and flavoursome.
Enjoyed my plum wine was presented beautifully.
Fabulous atmosphere with local jazz played through the speakers.
Cute cubicles, large tables.. Art and plants perfect. Staff so friendly. All in all a worth while return is needed.
Written 17 November 2020
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MelbourneKaz
Melbourne120 contributions
Mar 2020
We had an excellent lunch in Lyttelton, wandered around the quirky and interesting shops and visited the historic timeball tower that has been rebuilt and is very impressive. The lady in the tourist information office was very friendly and helpful. We would happily go back for another visit.
Written 25 May 2020
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Cliff J
London, UK2,128 contributions
Mar 2020
Lyttelton is a 15-minute drive from Christchurch and is Christchurch's port/harbour - the place from where the Heroic Antarctic voyages of Shackleton, Scott etc. departed for ‘The Ice’ in the early part of the 20th century. There are some old buildings in town, some of which are pretty derelict, which is a shame. There was of course extensive damage to the town in the 2011 earthquake that also damaged Christchurch. There is still a lot going on at the port, with exports of timber going around the world. There is also a farmers market every Saturday in the main street. A little way out of town there are some lovely views across the harbour, islands and surrounding hills.
Written 20 April 2020
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CaminoNewbie
Tauranga, New Zealand4 contributions
Mar 2020
I just drove over one evening for a look, and possibly dinner if I found somewhere. So The Bar was one of apparently only two places open, and I ordered a lovely meal of dal and rice and salad - can't remember what it was called but it was yum. But the real highlight was the live duo playing guitar, sometimes almost a flamenco flavour, and the glorious voice of the female singer. They were called Carmel and Simon and were so musically accomplished, that I wished I could stay all night. It was getting late though, and I was nervous about driving back through the tunnel, so I left after only the first few songs.
Written 26 March 2020
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