Travel Blogs from Rangitoto Island, New Zealand

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Playing Guitar on a Volcano, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Playing Guitar on a Volcano

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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... for. The weather was beautiful - a real scorcher, and perfect for climbing a volcano. The one in question was 'Rangitoto Island', New Zealands youngest. It last erupted 600 years ago from beneath the sea - pretty impressive. I had seen it many times ...

Volcanic Adventures, Devonport and Rangitoto Island near Auckland, New Zealand travel blog

Volcanic Adventures

A travel blog entry by ljohnston325

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... ; Great houses & atmosphere in that area of the city, I have to say.  Then after lunch I hopped on a second ferry to Rangitoto Island.  The entire island is a dormant volcano that errupted only 600 years ago, really not long at all.  ...

Happy St. Patty's Day from Rangitoto Island, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Happy St. Patty's Day from Rangitoto Island

A travel blog entry by erinmarie

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On St. Patty's Day, my flatmate, Jasmine, and our neighbor, Sake, decided to take the ferry out to Rangitoto Island. It's not a far ride over...only about 30 minutes or so. This is a believed to be extinct volcano that erupted about 600 yrs ago. The ...

Hiking Rangitoto Island and coming home :(, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Hiking Rangitoto Island and coming home :(

A travel blog entry by jewels1864

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... and soon saw my sister and parents coming around the corner :)      And that about ends my journey to New Zealand :( It's so sad. I think I should really live there, I mean, what's better than the Kiwis' love of tea, ice cream, ...

Rangitoto Island - Volcano, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Rangitoto Island - Volcano

A travel blog entry by nobert

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We were up early and on the Ferry for 9:15 am this morning for a full day hike of Rangitoto IslandRangitoto was an active volcano about 600 years ago.  The entire island is the result of the volcano pushing up through the water near ...

Yet another day of walking!, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Yet another day of walking!

A travel blog entry by samira_steve

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This is another volcanic Island near Auckland. It is the youngest volcanic Island, which erupted out of the sea only 600 years ago. It is covered with black rocks and dried lava and the rocks can be pretty hot in the summer. Take lots and lots of water ...

Sep 27, 2010, Rangitoto, New Zealand travel blog

Sep 27, 2010

A travel blog entry by cf-

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The Volcanic Isle, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

The Volcanic Isle

A travel blog entry by marcelo.heather

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Marcelo took a ferry from Auckland to nearby Rangitoto Island and spent the day exploring. There are some really magnificent view from the top of the ...

Rangitoto, Rangitoto, New Zealand travel blog

Rangitoto

A travel blog entry by aggi

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... auch jeder Zeit wieder einer Ausbrechen, was ziemlich unguenstig fuer Auckland waehre. Aber rein statistisch gesehen, muesste das dank Rangitoto wohl noch ne Weile dauern. Ich bin auf jedem Fall mit der Faehre ruebergefahren auf den Krater geklettert ...

The Rangitoto Pilgrimage, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

The Rangitoto Pilgrimage

A travel blog entry by sianeth

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Rangitoto Island has been staring us across the Hauraki Gulf pretty much everyday since we arrived here. It's even hanging on our kitchen wall in a painting. So we couldn't put it off any longer. Especially since the ferry goes from Devonport, so you ...

a FULL day of hiking, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

a FULL day of hiking

A travel blog entry by lindseyandpaul

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... , we once again esacaped the city. We took a 30 minute ferry ride to the youngest volcano in the Hauraki Gulf, called Rangitoto Island. This island is the last and largest volcano to be formed in the Auckland volcanic field. We took the 7:30am ferry over, ...

Day 36 - Rangitoto Island, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Day 36 - Rangitoto Island

A travel blog entry by bgill

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promenade sur rangitoto, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

promenade sur rangitoto

A travel blog entry by australiandco

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Die Märchenhölle, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Die Märchenhölle

A travel blog entry by shimmy08

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Am Sonntag gings mal wieder auf einen kleinen Tagestrip, diesmal nach Rangitoto Island, einer Vulkanischen Insel 10 km vor Auckland. Diese Insel ist gerade mal 600 Jahre Alt, also theoretisch vor kurzem entstanden. Ich bin also mit Kamera und Vesper mit ...

Day trip to Rangitoto, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Day trip to Rangitoto

A travel blog entry by barbara.lyon.77

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... the wild. We made our way down to the harbor and found the old ferry building on Quay St. We caught the last ferry out to Rangitoto Island at 12:15pm and settled in with the crowd on our way out to the island. Rangitoto is an island formed by a volcanic ...

Rangitoto Island, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Rangitoto Island

A travel blog entry by daz1999

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Rangitoto Island Rangitoto Island was a short ferry trip, from Half Moon Bay (Auckland), via Waiheke Island.  It was then a short walk to the Bach (Scout hut) there we stayed the night.   It was a weekend was away with ...

Climbing our first Volcano!, Rangitoto, New Zealand travel blog

Climbing our first Volcano!

A travel blog entry by thegoodbeirnes

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... in our new found element. At points conversation came to a halt whilst we focused on breathing and simply moving forward. Rangitoto isn't a big volcano, but it climbs sharply. At the top we were exhausted and the view ended up taking our breath ...

Rangitoto Island., Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Rangitoto Island.

A travel blog entry by adventuretime

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... has been prohibited since 1937. We traveled from the Auckland ferry building with tour operator Fullers 30 minutes out to Rangitoto Island enjoying the views. The weather was fantastic hot and sunny with clear blue skies. www.fullers.co.nz Ian and ...

Rangitoto Island, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Rangitoto Island

A travel blog entry by caloomba

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Took the ferry across to Rangitoto Island today with Dart.  Rangitoto Island is just off the coast of Auckland.  It's believed to be only 600 or 700 years old which is pretty young as islands go! Was grand to get a walk to the summit - about ...

Und weil es so schoen war grade nochmal!, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Und weil es so schoen war grade nochmal!

A travel blog entry by andrea_nz

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... Christine (die hab ich am Tag vorher auf Waiheke kennengelernt) und ich beschlossen, gleich am naechsten Tag auf Rangitoto zu fahren. Rangitoto ist nicht bewohnt und ist eine Vulkaninsel. Es ist total anders als Waiheke aber mindestens genauso schoen.... ...

Rangitoto-Wochenendausflug, Rangitoto, New Zealand travel blog

Rangitoto-Wochenendausflug

A travel blog entry by juliateister

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... Sonntag mal aktiv zu werden. Also sind wir mit ein paar Leuten vom Hostel auf die naechste Faehre gesprungen und sind nach Rangitoto Island gefahren. Das ist ein Insel kurz vor Auckland, wo zwar drei Huetten stehen, es aber eigentlich keine Bewohner gibt. ...

Lava Flow, Lava Flow!, Rangitoto Island, New Zealand travel blog

Lava Flow, Lava Flow!

A travel blog entry by keithandcaz

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... we go in or out and ordered one for dinner! Today we decided to get out of the City and headed to Rangitoto, which is a volcanic island in the Hauraki Gulf, 20mins by ferry from Auckland.  Auckland sits on top of a volcanic field of around 50 ...

Jun 05, 2010, Rangitoto, New Zealand travel blog

Jun 05, 2010

A travel blog entry by theallansons

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Day #05. Rangitoto Island, Rangitoto Island, Auckland, New Zealand travel blog

Day #05. Rangitoto Island

A travel blog entry by gerritblaauw

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Vandaag met een hoop halfbejaarde amerikanen op de boot naar Rangitoto, een 600 jaar oude vulkaan met veel zeldzame planten...yeah. Op t eiland was t super tof, kwam bijna niemand tegen (op 2 nederlanders na en een chinese familie midden in de/het ...

Wandern auf Rangitoto Island, Rangitoto, New Zealand travel blog

Wandern auf Rangitoto Island

A travel blog entry by tripinparadise

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Heute waren wir den ganzen Tag auf der Vulkaninsel Rangitoto und dieser Tag hat sich definitiv gelohnt ! Das Wetter war zwar nicht unbedingt perfekt (mal Regen, mal Wind, mal Sonne...) aber die Insel konnten wir trotzdem erkundigen und zwar von dem Hafen ...

Rangitoto Island, Rangitoto Island , New Zealand travel blog

Rangitoto Island

A travel blog entry by ammarkarimjee

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... , a volcano began to rise just off the coast of Auckland. As the volcano rose and lava continued to erupt, a volcanic Island formed: Rangitoto. 700 years is actually quite recent in terms of volcanic activity, and since it is so recent, there are actually ...

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