Paws for Thought

Address: 4 Russell Heights Road, Russell, Bay of Islands, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 4 Russell Heights Road, Russell, is near Kings Dolphin Cruises, Paihia Harbour, Salt Air Tours, and Waitangi National Trust & Treaty House.
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Travel Blogs from Russell

Up above the ocean

A travel blog entry by amzellen on Jan 30, 2015

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... us that you can drink all the goo that was inside. Judging by what it looked like I was no way going to try that having just tasted the spongy thing. It took a bit of encouragement but a few of the others offered to try it and in my head I was going 'when am I ever going to do this again' so reluctantly I offered to join. There was about 7 of us out of 25 and we all stood in a line in front of the others and the video cameras came out. The way to drink this thing was to shot it so we ...

Paradise in the North

A travel blog entry by partickhill on Jan 15, 2015

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... hitting the button after the dolphins had jumped! The water was beautiful and clear so we had no problem in seeing those dolphins that just swam next to the boat. The sail was great, and with the exception of the sail throu the Rock as there was a fair ‘swell’ I felt find and it was really hot so hence why I have the hat on!

The following day we drove up to Cape Reinga where the Tasman Sea meets the Pacific Ocean and is also the most northly point of ...


A travel blog entry by mfbernier65 on Oct 13, 2014

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... remnant of these tress in northern NZ. Glad we got to see them.

We are now back on the east coast of northern NZ in the Bay of Island area. We are staying in Russell, the oldest European settlement in NZ. Tomorrow will be visiting the village day and also a cruise to see the various islands in the area. On our way to Russell we stopped to find a couple of geocaches along the way and also saw the "Hundertwasser ...

Singing the Blues

A travel blog entry by themossfamily on Aug 08, 2014

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... chance of seeing wild dolphins, maybe whales and if Bottlenose dolphins could be spotted, the chance to swim with them if we wanted to! How glad am I though that I did the cruise! It has to be one of my highlights of the entire holiday so far. We boarded our boat at 9am in the town of Russel. The skies were clear blue, the sun was shining and the blue/green water was as calm as calm could be. We had to register our interest if we wanted to swim with Dolphins. Grace was ...

Taipa Bay to Russell

A travel blog entry by dawn.turner.1 on Mar 22, 2014

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... and it is a lovely spot. We went for lunch at The Pear Tree and are pleased to report that it is still excellent.

After lunch we drove to Waitangi to see the grounds where the treaty was signed in 1840 between the Maori Tribes and the British Crown. Waitangi Day is celebrated on 6 February.

The waka house on the site houses the world's largest ceremonial war canoe - 35metres ...