Anchor House

Address: 6 Kowhai Crescent, Paihia, Bay of Islands, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Paihia

Heading north.

A travel blog entry by charli9988 on May 16, 2015

... we didnt think to bring my inhaler. It was just a 20 minute walk on the website. I got 3/4 of the way to the top and all of a sudden started gasping for air. My chest went really tight and I just felt like I couldn't breathe. I stopped and after a few minutes managed to get myself under control again. We were at the top of the hill and it seemed pretty flat so I knew I'd be ok to carry on. We passed two girls so I did start to think that maybe this was actually the way. The path was ...

Northland - Batten Down the Hatches...

A travel blog entry by obrienml2004 on Mar 16, 2015

7 photos

... stays away from his neighbour in close to equal measure. Quite something.

. Miscellanea:

  • I have to mention the fresh fruit and veg – the avocadoes, figs, oranges, pineapple are
    like eating candy. We stop at markets at every chance to load up again.
  • Waitangi Treaty house and Hole in the Rock.

    A travel blog entry by ourtrip2015 on Feb 05, 2015

    13 photos

    ... weather and views of the ocean and within walking distance of Paihia.

    The next day we went to the Waitangi Treaty House. Much changed since we were last there with an information centre and cafe and they now have guided tours and cultural shows. We decided to do both and enjoyed listening to the guide who talked about the history of the treaty and showed us the Maori war canoe which was in the water awaiting the celebrations for Waitangi Day on ...

All roads lead to Cape Reinga

A travel blog entry by sarzmc on Jan 02, 2015

102 photos

... to admire lovely long Karikari Bay beach before having a swim at the heart-shaped and sheltered and Matai Bay, which we really enjoyed and in hindsight was one of the best beaches of the whole trip.

We reached our campsite at Ahipara around 7pm and set up our tent before having hot showers and hitting the BBQs. It was quite a good set up but very busy, with campers and also a backpackers’ hostel attached, so the showers and cooking facilities were in high ...

Bay of Islands

A travel blog entry by lizandgazwalker on Nov 28, 2014

... way down, did a spectular roll which drove dred into the hearts of all the young ones waiting their turn. the old lady took a spill, but they were impressed with my recovery. I was finding sand in most unusual places for days.
While in Paihia two cruise ships came into port and the town literally exploded. Out came the markets and the whole town transformed from a sleepy village to a hive of ...

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