Cooks Gardens Motor Lodge

Address: Corner Guyton And Purnell Streets, P.O. Box 207, Wanganui, North Island, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on Corner Guyton And Purnell Streets, P.O. Box 207, Wanganui, is near Wanganui River and Whanganui National Park.
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    Travel Blogs from Wanganui

    Week One!!

    A travel blog entry by walli on Jan 12, 2015

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    So Ive decided that I'm going to try to update this every week Monday night, That's Monday night here, so Sunday night back home.

    I left off last week just before Orientation.
    Our first official day was Tuesday the 6th, where we got a tour around the compound, and sorted out small things lie cooking ...

    Heading for another Antipodean Christmas

    A travel blog entry by brixhambertie on Nov 17, 2014

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    ... Yay! Plastic bottles are great for motorhomers – no rattling and nice and light – wish more wineries used them...

    So, once more we have shrugged off our UK winter coats and slipped into our Kiwi jandels (flip flops...) for the next four months or so. Lovely to get messages from Kiwi friends saying “welcome home” - and that is how it feels. We can't imagine not doing this – this is our eighth year – but ...

    The Land of Shadow

    A travel blog entry by nbinette04 on Jun 27, 2014

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    ... the weather had changed again to rain. We visited the local information center, and inquired about Wanganui as well as our plans of driving to Mount Egmont tomorrow (we plan on going :) ). We checked into our hotel, and were kindly greeted by the hotel cat. We drove to the nearby downtown and walked a bit around the Victorian-style shops. We bought some food for dinner at a grocery store, and headed back to our hotel for a cozy night in our room.

    Goodbye Napier!

    A travel blog entry by sw19mike on Jan 30, 2014

    ... about the times the Cairds had had with the Johnsons, both in Poland and on Christmas Eve in London.
    Pohiri and Erena then chanted the Waiata Tautoko, which sums up the occasion.
    The last speaker traditionally presents a koha (gift) to help the marae. This was traditionally food, but now usually money, given to the tangata (people, in this case Erena!). It indicates that there are no more speakers. We did this ...

    Back to the beginning of our great adventure

    A travel blog entry by boval on Jan 02, 2014

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    ... other cultures. Now back to reality, but we will be back!!
    We look forward to seeing people we met while on our travels, over here in NZ, so they can enjoy our beautiful country as we do. There is a bed here for them, we are now back in our house.
    Thanks for reading the blog, enjoyed reading your comments. And a special thanks to Bo who edited these blogs throughout our journey. So until our next trip, Kia Ora xx