Travel Blogs from Cambridge, New Zealand

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Last Day of Races, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Last Day of Races

A travel blog entry by quendra

Our last day of races was yesterday. I'd love to say we were awesome and showed everyone else around how we do it in California. The reality is that it was the first time that we had ever been in a boat together. Well, that's not true. The first time we ...

Cambridge & how the other half live.., Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Cambridge & how the other half live..

A travel blog entry by carolineanne22

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... to visit.  After a brief.. coffee.. mum and I drove into Hamilton town, which she was keen to see since all the new developments such as the shopping centre. It was almost a different place compared to when she lived there years ago.  In the ...

Horses cats and dogs and puppies, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Horses cats and dogs and puppies

A travel blog entry by jasieniukrtw

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Catherine and Greg have border collie puppies, and the kids ran them around until they were tired. The kids never tired of the puppies, and had to learn how not to get chewed on! Great ...

Waka Ama, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Waka Ama

A travel blog entry by quendra

... to watch. On the stage updates are televised throughout the day on the Maori television station about the big Waka Ama race here in New Zealand. It is a huge event for them and even the Queen of the Maori people was here to greet us during the opening ...

Cambridge, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Cambridge

A travel blog entry by ivorandkate

see New Zealand North Island blog entry ...

Leaving NZ, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Leaving NZ

A travel blog entry by claireabella22

Time to leave NZ and head over ...

Zipping through, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Zipping through

A travel blog entry by paulleck1975

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I can't really say I'm impressed by the north island, although to be fair I think the best places to see are probably the coromandel, bay of islands and oop north. The rest of it just seems to be standard issue towns with roads between them so I've ...

Samstag,  7.9.13, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Samstag, 7.9.13

A travel blog entry by hannaronja

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... was leckeres für die Familie.   Heute konnte ich mal wieder etwas länger schlafen (halb 9), um 10 sind wir nach Cambridge gefahren,  weil dort der jüngste Sohn  Diarmuid (11) sein letztes Fußballspiel der Saison hatte,  haben 5:3 ...

The Boatshed Cafe, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

The Boatshed Cafe

A travel blog entry by kstephens

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From the moment I got to the Boatshed Cafe, the entire Clark family made me feel so welcome - like I was one of the family. Funnily enough, I fit right in to. Robyn and Richard have three daughters: Phoebe (14), Maddy (18) and Rebecca or Bex (20). But ...

new life awwww, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

new life awwww

A travel blog entry by phiddy

somewhere near hamilton , catching up with my old travel buddy, shes 5 months preggers, oops nice . Man she can cook , her Boyfriends a lucky guy, ...

Only surviving Lord of the Rings set!, HOBBITON, New Zealand travel blog

Only surviving Lord of the Rings set!

A travel blog entry by spider415

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... a very small, little town called Matamata (about an hour northwest of Rotorua). Because of the Tolkien Estate's resistance to allow New Zealand to profit off Tolkien's story, and also because New Line Cinema has a policy of destroying all their sets ...

Another mince pie darling?, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Another mince pie darling?

A travel blog entry by gilesandnikki

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... by quaffing our fair share.  "Did you know a mince pie has 8 million calories?" - SHUT UP SCROOGE! However, it is New Zealand and it is sunny so we have entertained ourselves by traveling in the Nissan Sunny to a few local attractions.  The ...

It's Christmas - but not as we know it!, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

It's Christmas - but not as we know it!

A travel blog entry by gilesandnikki

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... on the 27th of December, to the South Island, so in the mean time we wish you all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  More importantly, we've popped some photos on the blog of our North Island adventures for you to view.  However, ...

Last entry, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Last entry

A travel blog entry by kayjays

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... was a welcome sight and after the drive to Devonport, the chatting over coffee and the advancing of the watches another hour for daylight saving, we finally made it to bed at 2.30am. Apart from our drive to Cambridge on Sunday afternoon, our trip is ...

Preparation, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Preparation

A travel blog entry by kayjays

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Grand Pacific Cruise Sun Princess Our trip will begin on Sunday July 13 when we leave Cambridge and drive to Devonport, Auckland. Here we will stay with Colin and Marian, and once again we will impose on them to transport us to the ...

To cave or not to cave, that is the question, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

To cave or not to cave, that is the question

A travel blog entry by wattsy

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... hadn't slept well so decided to stay with the camper whilst I went on a walk. Mangaokewa doesn't have dramatic scenery by New Zealand's standards, much more subtle. The walk followed the river, crossing it on a swing bridge then the path going up and ...

>T minus 6hrs & 10minutes and counting, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

>T minus 6hrs & 10minutes and counting

A travel blog entry by longshankpony1

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Usual last minute pandemonium, checking documentation, tidy up's, luggage checks, etc. Expecting shuttle in one & half hours, it's then we can feel like the "Great Adventure"has really begun. This is the first venture out of the Southern ...

Lake Karapiro, Karapiro, New Zealand travel blog

Lake Karapiro

A travel blog entry by claireconroy

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arrived in Cambridge for my 3 weeks work , which in turn i got accom for free.. i was about 8 KM outside Cambridge based at Lake Karapiro (Karapeeerooo ) , was corrected a couple of times ..must learn to pronounce the places i am going to , does not hold ...

Off to the farm, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Off to the farm

A travel blog entry by redmonster

Well, When I started this journal I said that I was going to enter in an entry about once a week.  It seems it is more like once a day right now.  I blame jetlag.  Beacuse there is a three hour difference when I wake up at what feels like ...

10 minutes out of Cambridge and Hamilton, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

10 minutes out of Cambridge and Hamilton

A travel blog entry by jimandpaula

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... winter sun on their deck for a couple of hours. Very pleasant too. We will venture out on day trips further from Cambridge, weather dependent of course. The temperatures have certainly dropped and we can now feel that winter bite. Stay well until next ...

camberwick green, Cambridge,, New Zealand travel blog

camberwick green

A travel blog entry by skandiah

A shot back to the days of village cricket played on the green , a brightly coloured police station and a white washed church bathed in sunlight. the journey on to rotorua took on a surreal light as everything was a glow with an awesome sunset of pinks ...

Monkeying Around (5 days with the Gibbons)., Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Monkeying Around (5 days with the Gibbons).

A travel blog entry by hels_tobes

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... of your clothes and stung your skin. Matt let us know that this was the worst weather that he had experienced in New Zealand. Ever. We passed 3 hours sitting in the Auckland airport McDonalds nursing coffees to try and persuade our bodies that it was ...

Cambridge, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Cambridge

A travel blog entry by mersonjames

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... two way and quiet again. We pass through Huntly. This one makes our own dear Huntly seem positively picturesque. The only reason Huntly New Zealand exists is to accommodate the workforce of the huge power station which is bang in the middle of the town. A ...

There at last, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

There at last

A travel blog entry by billoco

After being picked up by my relatives at Auckland airport we made it to Cambridge (well, Leamington technically) and I was finally here. The plan is to spend a week or so with my realtives, get a car then head off on my adventure looking for places to see ...

Quiet day at the office, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Quiet day at the office

A travel blog entry by spoggle

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Short entry for today. Other than a quick trip into Cambridge; a town that is a cross between an American western town and the UK's version of Cambridge, for supplies, we did next to nothing. We started the long process of "developing systems for ...

Christmas in summer, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Christmas in summer

A travel blog entry by billoco

... Suzanne, Kane and Hayley were round to open presents (Paul was round all day too so I have, at last, met the entire New Zealand contingent of my family) and finally a traditional New Zealand Christmas dinner of ham on the bone, with scallops wrapped in ...

Watched rugby in the Prince Albert, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Watched rugby in the Prince Albert

A travel blog entry by commonpeople

Tom and Jane took a trip to the West coast and booked us in for a night at the Cambridge campsite a night early. Camilla and Alan stayed at Waihi beach and walked further round the headland to the deserted beach we had seen the night before but had not ...

Uncle bobs, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

Uncle bobs

A travel blog entry by shaneomac

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... dinner was awesome too. Thankfully I didn't make as much a fool of myself as I did previously while playing fuzzy duck. A few new games were played introduced mainly by the drinking game guru Dan Postles. That night we all slept in a big hall on ...

An die Arbeit!, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

An die Arbeit!

A travel blog entry by mspurple

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... ganz besonderen Charme! Drei-Gänge-Menü geht auch, alles eine Frage der Logistik ;-) Wir sind seit Samstag in Cambridge bei unserem ersten Wwoofing- Job auf einer 30ha-Farm mit Schwerpunkt auf Salat und Kräutern. Leichte Arbeit zum ...

On The Road Again, Cambridge, New Zealand travel blog

On The Road Again

A travel blog entry by kiwigal

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All set to leave around 7.30 am for our 8 hour drive in the truck (a bit slower in the truck) to catch the 6.30 pm ferry from Wellington to Picton............ http://www.travelpod.com/members/kiwigal ...

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