Hukitawa Country Retreat

Address: Private Bag 3054, Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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Reflections of Life

A travel blog entry by turnerstravels on Nov 15, 2014

2 comments, 2 photos

... she went. The thermal steams were so neat (if a little smelly), but it was so cold and rainy, that none of us wanted to stay outside and watch them for very long.

We decided to do "groceries for dinner" so we visited a grocery store. Holy cow! How does anyone survive in this country? Food is unbelievably expensive here. But, we got some dinner and returned to the hotel. After dinner, we swam in what we have labelled as either ...

Caving, Maori Culture, Papa G and the Lolly Bus

A travel blog entry by davidjhutchison on Oct 11, 2014

8 photos

... the longest left handed breaking wave in Southern Hemisphere. It used to be where the world tour came when it was held in New Zealand. We arrives at a small lodge about 10km outside of Raglan, set in a beautiful location near to the beach and set back in some beautiful rainforest. The new list of characters in our gang was to be Lindsey, a American lawyer, and Mary and Eimear from Ireland, the Irish are severely outnumbering everyone on this trip. There was lots of ...

Farm Life - Take 2

A travel blog entry by itchy__feet on Oct 06, 2014

117 photos

... They glow to attract other insects to them, and then catch these using the dangling threads that hang below. It is all very clever stuff. There are a few of these guys near the start of the cave, where you get to look at them closely and see them wiggle about. The main attraction though is a (slow) boat ride through a tunnel of these glow worms. There are thousands of them on the ceiling, and they take you through a couple of times to allow the eyes to adjust. ...

More stunning coastline and a volcanic city!

A travel blog entry by mrandmrswaite14 on Jul 24, 2014


... behold there was hot water coming out from beneath the sand, we sat in the lovely hot water for a while until the sea came rushing towards us flooding the hot pool with cold sea water! So the process started all over again....! It was great fun and such a phenomenon to experience! On Friday evening we arrived at Whangamata where Nan had kindly prepared a lovely warming dinner! On Saturday after a good nights rest, Nan took us to Waihi, a historic gold mining ...

Fantastic week

A travel blog entry by kalie on Jul 20, 2014

62 photos

... physically exhausting. I've been told it was a fairly easy one too...

On the farm management side, I got to attend my first consult for a dairy operation. It was really interesting to just sit and listen to the vets and managers, and try and wrap my head around all of the new concepts.

On the small animal side, I got to see my first hip dislocation and replacement - it was really interesting to see ...