The West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand
The first two photos were taken going over the alps to the western side.
The temperate rain forest is the most spectacular forest I have seen. The most
outstanding portions are so dense that they defy photography.  
The Weken (left) is native to Australia and
lives in the rain forest. .
Pancake Rocks (below)
The rock formations along the coast reminded me of the coast of Washington but with a very different type of vegitation.
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