Travel Blogs from Hamilton, New Zealand

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To Hamilton, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

To Hamilton

A travel blog entry by lornastravels

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... 's a nice walk along the river and through the gardens. Plus i have a nice little spot in starbucks to chill out and Hamilton produces some  great All Blacks rugby players which is a bonus. The weather is somewhat unpredictable, one ...

Heading South, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Heading South

A travel blog entry by staringbongos

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... from the 'big city' of Auckland, and the ocean is so close.  We may be back. Drove south to a rural area east of Hamilton where we'd rented another house on a farm. We thought it would take about 4 hours to get thee but it was more like 7.  It ...

Gardens and Beaches, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Gardens and Beaches

A travel blog entry by alexbull22

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On route to Auckland we stopped in Hamilton. We visited the gardens which were beautiful and then headed on. After hitting traffic we decided to leave the highway and found a little place called Clarks Beach. The was a lovely spot with a huge long beach ...

Ringing at Hamilton St Peter's Cathedral, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Ringing at Hamilton St Peter's Cathedral

A travel blog entry by sheilamarsh

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I again woke up late (07.09) and fairly soon mother was on Skype, I tried to be quiet and asked her to call back in 20 minutes, by which time Diana was awake and I was dressed. We then had a three-way conversation with mother and Matthew in Edenbridge, ...

Cycling with Aunty, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Cycling with Aunty

A travel blog entry by mattandjen

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... velodrome to see some serious cyclists (it looked like the Kiwi cycling team) do some training.  We then had a little tour of Hamilton to see the sites.  It has been a while since we have been in Hamilton and it has quite a few pretty spots ...

The Secret of the Glow Worms, Waitomo, New Zealand travel blog

The Secret of the Glow Worms

A travel blog entry by travelingval

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After the conference in the morning and picking up the car Mom and I set out to Waitomo to Black Water Rafting in the caves. It was great but they wouldn't let me bring my camera with - one of the guides had one but took generic pictures. It was great ...

Taupo - Hamilton, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Taupo - Hamilton

A travel blog entry by geoffnsteph

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... Did the walk we'd missed at Huka Falls, first time round. Windy, but at least bright again. Then, northwards towards Hamilton. Stopped at the Orako Korakeiri geothermal site, otherwise known as "Hidden Valley". A short ferry across the river/reservoir ...

A visit to Hans friend and a real NZ family!, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

A visit to Hans friend and a real NZ family!

A travel blog entry by goldynhan

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Trip to Raglan, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Trip to Raglan

A travel blog entry by themiddleroute

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We were going to stay silent today but I need to tell you that the flying Dolphin picture is still not available. We had our quiet day sat by the sea and I attach a few photos. To all the teachers who read this site, correct dress here whilst at school ...

Hamilton Shopping, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Hamilton Shopping

A travel blog entry by carolineanne22

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... indoors and an outdoor car park surrounded by shops. How had no one mentioned this place to me before? I thought I was getting to know Hamilton pretty well? We had a bite to eat at Nando's and then he showed me his new accommodation he had been moved to.. ...

Oma's 76th Birthday!, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Oma's 76th Birthday!

A travel blog entry by carolineanne22

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... and I to a local museum in the city centre; the Waikato Museum. Here we saw lots of Maori carvings and learnt some more about New Zealand history in the North Island. The museum also had some art displays on which were very impressive. After working up an ...

Random Acts of Kindness, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Random Acts of Kindness

A travel blog entry by karsenault

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... moved the beer in his and kissed mine, telling me I had made his evening. I wanted to buy him another beer but apparently the Hamilton buses are BYOB and I left mine at home! More proof that the cliche is true and there really is no point in judging a ...

New Year, New Country, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

New Year, New Country

A travel blog entry by miss_clay

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... once again. So, it's 2006 and I'm no longer in Australia. Made the leep over to Kiwi Land last night .... rang in the new year on Freedom air somewhere over the ocean (most likely). Haven't really had a chance to check out this little town yet ... ...

Sleep is Overrated!, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Sleep is Overrated!

A travel blog entry by karsenault

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... to enjoy it. Until my boss went insane, that is. My other jobs are going well. I got back from my trip to find that the new supervisor at Aratika was already vying for my time - it's nice to know you're wanted. I enjoy the clients at that job and the ...

Oooooh the flowers, the lovely flowers, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Oooooh the flowers, the lovely flowers

A travel blog entry by miss_clay

Okay ... so I'm writing a quick blurb about going to the Hamilton Gardens .... wonderful! Beautious!! Stupendous!! The gardens are not just gardens, they're super gardens!! the whole area is like a nature walking reserve with lakes and rivers and ...

The gardens of the world, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

The gardens of the world

A travel blog entry by tonyandsara_rtw

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... the night there but not much to keep us amused (unless you're into horse racing Joe) so we continued to Hamilton the next day.  There we visited the Hamilton Gardens which were really beautiful.  There is a huge landscape garden section ...

Hamilton, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Hamilton

A travel blog entry by astridandgijs

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... had zondag voor ons gekookt en de familie uitgenodigd. Dat was erg gezellig en lekker. Van Dean uit zijn we maandag naar de Hamilton Gardens gegaan. Na de Gardens zijn we naar Brian en Nita gegaan. Met hen hebben we de Bridal Veil Falls bezocht en zijn ...

Arrival, without Swine flu, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Arrival, without Swine flu

A travel blog entry by apoc100

I have finally arrived in New Zealand after 26 hours, 1 stop over, and 2 flights and not soon enough. The first flight from London on the A380 was very cold and no matter how hard I tried to warm up I was battling with hypothermia. I looked like some kind ...

Hamilton, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Hamilton

A travel blog entry by dam

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Wieder Richtung Auckland, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Wieder Richtung Auckland

A travel blog entry by vivih-beck

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... Wonderland gefahren. Eine Park indem sich unendlich viele Crater und Geysire befinden. 27.3.2010 Heute sind wir weiter Richtung Hamilton gefahren. Wir schlafen in einem Hostel das etwas weiter entfernt ist. Im Prospekt stand zwar 15 minutes drive, aber ...

Leaving Hamilton, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Leaving Hamilton

A travel blog entry by sheilamarsh

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... .15) - it's getting later and later!!!! Luckily I had read Gail's email yesterday evening where she said that the Hamilton Botanical Gardens were worth seeing and they contained small segmented gardens from around the world So first stop were the gardens, ...

Emotional Conflict, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Emotional Conflict

A travel blog entry by karsenault

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I woke up this morning and helped save a life. Instead of feeling relieved and happy, I feel helpless, sad and - worst of all...and I am horrified to admit this... - disappointed. I thought I knew what the words 'conflicting emotions' meant but it ...

Highs and lows as we move ever closer to home, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Highs and lows as we move ever closer to home

A travel blog entry by chris_calcite

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Today has been a day of both climatic extremes and literal highs and lows. Firstly the climate: I am going to complain to the New Zealand Tourist Board because we have been here for 3 weeks and it hasn't hailed. Not once. We've had everything else, so ...

Paeroa&Hobbiton& Hamilton, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Paeroa&Hobbiton& Hamilton

A travel blog entry by platte

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... nicht mal dazu ueberreden mit mir ins Museum in Hamilton zu gehen. Museum ist ihm lieber als ein langweiliger botanischer Garten :) Hamilton selbst ist unserer Meinung nach gross und hektisch. Aber wir sind eh nicht so die Stadtmenschen. 24/04/2008 ...

The Good Life, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

The Good Life

A travel blog entry by baileys

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I wite this sitting in John and Mels house in sunny Hamilton!!!! (In joke). John md Mel are kindy putting us up for a few days as we recharge our batteries. Last time i wrote we were in Wellington on the north island of NZ since then we have travelled up ...

Kokande lera och svavel, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Kokande lera och svavel

A travel blog entry by pierrou

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... att spendera sista natten i Skrutt å Fin innan vi fortsatte mot Auckland. Vi orkade inte åka hela vägen, utan stannade i Hamilton på en riktig skitcamping bredvid en Countdown mitt i stan. För att trösta oss något införskaffade vi några fina ...

Flying and Flowers, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Flying and Flowers

A travel blog entry by apoc100

The day started early as James had to get up at 6 to get to CTC while I stayed in his room watching the New Zealand version of BBC Breakfast. The stories are essentially the same as the British one with a few bits of NZ news thrown in for good measure but ...

Rough Itinerary, Ngahinapouri, New Zealand travel blog

Rough Itinerary

A travel blog entry by tandc2007

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11 Aug 2007 Auckland, NZ - Boston, MA 12 - 19 Aug In and around Boston and Cape Cod area 20 - 22 Aug In the Big Apple, NYC 23 - 28 Aug Harrisburg, PA 29/30 Aug Somewhere south of Harrisburg 31 Aug - 2 Sept Virginia Beach, VA 3 ...

The country is lovely, the kiwis are kind, Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

The country is lovely, the kiwis are kind

A travel blog entry by caryn.solomon

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... I had dinner at a beachfront restaurant watching the light slip away just as fast as our beers did. I have now landed back in Hamilton for the night at a home stay, courtesy of Jacob. Tomorrow I am off to walk and hitch to Rotoura and then to ...

Zealong, de lekkerste Oolong..., Hamilton, New Zealand travel blog

Zealong, de lekkerste Oolong...

A travel blog entry by astridandgijs

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Dean heeft voor ons kaartjes geregeld voor een rondleiding op de enige thee plantage die Nieuw Zeeland rijk is. Een Taiwanees heeft daar in de jaren negentig ontdekt dat de Camelia's er enorm hard groeien. Toen hij aan zijn buurman vroeg wat die deed om ...

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