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Travel Blogs from Napier
... lake. The area has lots of thermal activity with many bores and fissures, on our way to the famous Whakarewarewa Thermal Area and Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland. Just before we arrived at the Wonderland, we stopped at steaming mud lakes which bubbled and emitted steam.It was quite something to see. Arriving at Waiotapu
Wonderland, we walked throughout the site which included geysers, mud pools, ...
... br> and Hastings would be rebuilt. It is a fascinating story of hardship and how the town was rebuilt
and how much they value the buildings rebuilt in the Art Deco style. After (2) years the town was back. It is amazing when you think this was the time of the Great Depression.
Napier is very pretty with wonderful Architecture, scenery and history.
Our walk around the town with a guide was very informative and on return we watched a 15 minute movie ...
After traversing the town of Taupo, set on the largest lake in the southern hemisphere, but of little interest on this cloudy, dull day, we descend the mountains towards the coast. As we proceed, the weather improves, until we finally arrive at our new destination, Napier, the Art Deco city of New Zealand. Napier's ...
May meant vacation! May meant I was finally going to the olympics. Sort of...I was going to the Asia Pacific Out Games! I was going back to Aussie!
May also meant taking another big step with my girlfriend. She moved in with me! She had to move out of her place and it just made sense to take the plunge. We were going away on holiday soon, and I would need some help after surgery so we combined spaces and cut ...
... had hurdled to pass the girl on the way out, and then a similar low fence to go over before a sprint across grass to the finish. None of that stopped me, though, and I crossed the line 5th in 18:50, very pleased. The winner only made a low 18s time, but given that he had been miles ahead and then passed me again at 3k, he'd obviously done something a little creative. Apparently he'd stopped to use the facilities, but there are points ...
Other places to stay in Napier
45 Marine Parade, Napier | 3 star hotelfrom $140
387 Marine Parade, Napier | 5 star hotelfrom $121
311 Marine Parade, Napier | 3 star hotelfrom $97
393 Gloucester Street, Napier | 4 star hotelfrom $112
10 West Quay, Napier | 4 star hotelfrom $108
2 Clive Square East, Napier | Hotelfrom $73
12 Browning Street, Napier | 2 star hotelfrom $114
Cnr Bridge St & Hardinge Rd, Napier | 4 star hotelfrom $139
2 Tennyson Street, Napier | 4 star hotelfrom $109
177 Wellesley Road, Napier | Hotelfrom $74
53 Meeanee Quay Westshore, Napier | Hotelfrom $104
50 Waghorne Street, Napier | 4 star hotelfrom $128