Gables Lakefront Motel

Address: 130 Lake Terrace, Taupo, North Island, New Zealand | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 130 Lake Terrace, Taupo, is near Tongariro Crossing, Mt Ruapehu Ski Resort, Taupo Bungy, and Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley.
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    Travel Blogs from Taupo

    Our extra day in Taupo

    A travel blog entry by hrw on May 07, 2015

    3 photos

    ... wasn't too bad though and we stuck on our waterproofs and hoods to keep us warm and dry. The carvings themselves were very impressive. They're not as old as you would think, they were done as a gift to the town of Taupo. In our one and a half hour trip we covered on 6% of the lake. It was formed after what is thought to have been the biggest volcanic eruption ever, and the crater this left behind is now Lake Taupo. At its deepest, where there are ...

    Fear is temporary, achievement is permanent

    A travel blog entry by colmandmaureen on Apr 06, 2015

    37 photos

    ... at 1,500ft! Thankfully no one was hurt and they had good emergency procedures. Thankfully, we read this after doing the skydive!!

    We had the afternoon free and as it was dry weather, we decided to walk into town and go to the tourist isite to find out how far it was to a museum all about volcanos. We found out it was quite far but we had the option of getting a bus up there and walking back as time was not on our side. We decided against this as our whole ...

    15,000 ft

    A travel blog entry by yonatan on Mar 05, 2015

    1 comment, 4 photos

    ... 1488;בל הפעם עם בשר טחון. היה קצת מגעיל לבשל במטבח המשות 07; אבל יצא מנה ממש טעימה. נשארה ...

    New Zealand - end of the North Island

    A travel blog entry by flipflopstop on Feb 27, 2015

    17 photos

    ... the fruit trees to have the right kind of fruit on them like described in the books. We had a tour around the hobbit village and finished in the Green Dragon pub with a cider. We arrived at River Valley late afternoon. This place is literally a nice wooden lodge in a river valley. The activity guide was encouraging us to be adventurous whilst our stay here. He told us we could go white water rafting or horse riding, or jump from rocks into the river. Instead ...

    Fishing, Cathedral Cove, and now Taupo!

    A travel blog entry by kduntley on Feb 11, 2015

    1 comment

    ... but a bit cooler than the places I’ve been so far. Today it only got up to 70, it felt like Michigan! I’m staying with a family of four, including two little kids, 4th and 5th grade, which is a blast! After a full 24 hours with them now, they’ve finally started asking ME questions about myself, verses asking their mom, Fenella, questions about me in front of me, hilarious. Today, the girl, Lilja (pronounced Lillia), used some New ...