Travel Blogs from Taupo, New Zealand

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Worse day so far, Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

Worse day so far

A travel blog entry by skittler62

... their schedule. So an additional 65quid later (on top of the original 45) I was booked on the 3 o clock plane. Arriving at Taupo airport (although it wasn't raining it clearly had been and would be again) I discover I'd left my jacket at Green ...

I believe I can fly....., Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

I believe I can fly.....

A travel blog entry by nazghaf

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... and funny guys and both egged me on. So up I went in the pink plane to 15000 feet up into the clear blue skies of Taupo, breathing through an oxygen mask as we reached the full height. I was second to jump and literally didn't have time to even prepare ...

Taupo, le plus grand lac de la NZ, Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

Taupo, le plus grand lac de la NZ

A travel blog entry by luclegrandexplo

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... de temps, je suis allé au bureau d’information afin de régler ma randonnée du Mont Tongariro, situé à une heure de Taupo. Comme cette randonnée en une qui nécessite de gravir une montagne en altitude, les départs ne sont confirmés ...

2nd Day off Woo Hoo, Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

2nd Day off Woo Hoo

A travel blog entry by marchy

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... , about 6.30am, not a cloud in the sky, just a pink glow bouncing off Ruapehu and the lake strangely enough when we drove in to Taupo we couldn't see 10m in front of the car! A strange fog was pooling in certain areas. We walked to Huka Falls and Paul ...

The Kiwi Experience, North Island...part one, New Zealand travel blog

The Kiwi Experience

A travel blog entry by will_waldron

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... we waited patiently for the big green bus to arrive. Guess who'd followed me from Oz, Natahsa and Sarah, who i knew wanted to visit New Zealand, so they planned it, in order to be on my bus. Our first destination; Bay of Islands, North of the North ...

Taupo, Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

Taupo

A travel blog entry by benbeckie

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... was to do the famous Tongariro Alpine Crossing - a one day trek at the Tongariro National Park which is a short drive south of Taupo. The National Park is famous for it's numerous volcanoes and stunning landscape. It was even used as Mordor in the Lord of ...

Zorbing in Rotarua, Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

Zorbing in Rotarua

A travel blog entry by natandcraig

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... We stopped off at the stunning Huka falls on route which were pretty fierce and then headed to our next destination, Taupo - famous for its skydiving. I was actually quite tempted to give this a go, despite swearing that I would NEVER even ...

Larry's Skydive in Taupo, NZ, Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

Larry's Skydive in Taupo, NZ

A travel blog entry by harvimalhi

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Day 660 Tue 17th July 2007 Larry's Skydive in Taupo, NZ OMG! I did it!!! I jumped out of a plane at 12,000 feet!!! Yep I did my Skydive today, but it almost didn't happen - this is how it all went. We started off the day in miserable, wet Napier, ...

Tongariro alpine crossing, Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

Tongariro alpine crossing

A travel blog entry by fernm

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Yes, I volunteered to get up at 4:30, walk over 19 km, taking over 7 hours, pretty much purely to see Mount Doom. And I'm not even a LOTR nut. And yes it was seriously hard going. I pretty much thought I was not going to make it every time I turned a ...

toe-paw, Taupo, New Zealand travel blog

toe-paw

A travel blog entry by thekatemate

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... i don't look too bad at all. but i don't half speak posh like ;-) we're off to the east coast tomorrow but have a night in taupo again in 4 days on our way down to wellington so got myself pencilled in for another jump on thursday if we get back in time. ...

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