19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Cardrona Hotel, South Island, New Zealand

Pioneer Days. The photo captures a bygone era when the Cardona Hotel was built to accommodate miners from the Gold Rush days. The forlorn barn and horse-drawn cart at the back of the Hotel epitomize the passing of those long-gone heydays.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: New Zealand
Camera: NIKON D810
Copyright: © Dennis Tan