Hukitawa Country Retreat

Address: Private Bag 3054, Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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A travel blog entry by amelie_krumnack on Apr 12, 2015

... haben. After that we had a long show by the Maories. They showed us how to use the Poi or how to do the Haka. The last thing was a traditional meal. That was so good. Because that we and the other group stayed overnight, we had a bonfire with marshmallows <3 At midnight we went into a spa hot pool. That was cool because while enjoying the hot water pool you could see the stars above you and you were surrounded by trees.


Hangi-ng Around at Kohutapu Lodge

A travel blog entry by on Apr 11, 2015

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... rock guy was drafted in during the 80s to cast his expert eye over the rocks, as NZ doesn't have any rock guys, but due to the tribe needing a 'shitload' of money to fund the restoration the project is still ongoing. The carvings depict wakas (canoes) pointing towards Polynesia, where the Maoris originate from, where exactly depends on the tribe you speak to; they agree they all come to the same place, just where that place is is up for debate. The afternoon was spent at the ...

From Cyclone to Hot Tub

A travel blog entry by trevandmoira on Mar 15, 2015

3 comments, 3 photos

... of road. We travelled from winding hilly roads to a flat plain, fields either side and small mountains in the distance. In the landscape we must have seen every shade of green that can be produced in a paint pallet., and they say Ireland is green. I think this beats it. The driving was easier once we had driven South of Auckland and we arrived at the Hiliday park at 6.10pm. The ...

Rotorua and bacon butties

A travel blog entry by stevecherylmoss on Jan 28, 2015

15 photos

... taken so many pics by this time the camera battery was giving up but did manage to squeeze some more video out of it and a couple of great night sky shots. Hot chocolate was on offer but we had stuffed ourselves so we declined and then Guy gathered us all together to sit on some rocks. It was like sitting on my car seat back home ( Dave you know the feeling !) the warmth oozed through and warmed your backside could have sat there all night watching the geyser. But ...

Dirt Road Trip!

A travel blog entry by agemofajourney on Nov 20, 2014

12 photos

... the hub cap?!" We all looked at each other blankly. We can only assume the wheel trim was lost somewhere along the gravel road. The next question was "have you filled the car up?!" The answer was "umm no!" I ran to the car jumped in and headed to the nearest petrol station that luckily was just up the road but couldn't get my card to work outside so had to go inside. I was back at the rental shop around 12.10pm and then had to wait while they found the price for a new hub cap and added on ...