Eagles Nest

60 Tapeka Road, Russell, Bay of Islands, North Island, 0202, New Zealand | 5 star b&b
Prices starting from $1076.00
 

Travel Blogs from Russell

Taipa Bay to Russell

A travel blog entry by dawn.turner.1

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... but breakfast beckoned and we reluctantly headed back to change.

After breakfast we had a very quick skype home - sorry Mums and Dads again but we will try to catch up in more detail soon - then it was on the bus.

After yesterday's long ride most of us were tired and it made sense to drive 30km or so to a drop off point. We were off loaded and soon on our way along the headland ...

A day around Bay of Islands

A travel blog entry by phil100652

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... Maori Chiefs signed the famous treaty in 1840. Then it was off to Russell, a short ferry trip from Paihia. Russell has a lot of history - originally it was known as the 'hell hole' because of all the violence and debauchery that went on there when the whole waterfront was full of bars and brothels to keep the sailors from the whaling boats entertained. However it was a bit quieter when we were there. (Maybe we were out of season.) ...

Sneaky campers

A travel blog entry by steffielou

... and Georgia were stuck in the car with the duvet over them on a rather hot day with no windows open, so they were trying to move the cover to breathe without anyone seeing their little faces peeking out!
I actually said to the guy at one point, as it was starting to get dark, 'oh, we really better go as we've still got to put our tent up' to which he replied 'Nah it's ok you only need 10 minutes before the sun goes down, you'll be ...

Paihia to Mt. Maunganui

A travel blog entry by tom.terryhannan

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... by hand crouching underneath the vines. It would be killer working conditions on your thighs and back, but I guess young people come in April for 4 months to pick and pack the kiwi. They can be stored for up to 9 months in refrigerated coolers.
We went to the craziest show last night - American Hustle - cost us $32.00 and it was DUMB.

Tuesday February 11th
Off to see what this town offers CHEERS ...

Cape Reinga via Ninety Mile Beach

A travel blog entry by tom.terryhannan

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... they had HUGE GUM trees kinda like our red woods etc. These are also called Kauri trees. Only 3% of the original Kauri forest remains, pretty sad
We saw lots of wild turkeys during the day and even one emu. We saw Paradise Ducks and their blue bird with the red head(can't remember the name) Will check it out later. They have large trees, tall bamboo and other trees that create a shelter belt by the sides of the road to keep bees ...

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Location

This 5 star B&B, located on 60 Tapeka Road, Russell, is near Treaty House, Kings Dolphin Cruises, Paihia Harbour, and Waitangi National Trust & Treaty House.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Eagles Nest Russell

    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding