Gables Lakefront Motel

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

    New Zealand 7 - Taupo to Wellington to Auckland

    A travel blog entry by clearyf on May 04, 2014

    129 photos

    ... her back in one piece. It was a wet auld hike and there was a queue for the showers when we got back. Once showered and changed, that was it, found a spot on the couch and didn't move. Later on that night some of the staff from the farm came over and had a beer with us. One of the girls was really hot, so the lads were drooling over her. Needless to say he was trying everything to get her alone and I think he may get to meet her again when back in Holland. Tues ...

    The Rainy Day Contingency Plan

    A travel blog entry by handytravels on Apr 18, 2014

    13 photos

    ... up for an episode of “Casualty” or “I survived” – particularly with the out of battery phone in our bag. It was with enormous relief that we stumbled out into the car pack and back into the van, drenched from the poncho down, “well that was pretty stupid” we thought to ourselves. We never found out if the family made it back. . .

    Edit: Hannah assures me that “it would just have been a wet ...


    A travel blog entry by lautom on Mar 16, 2014

    4 photos

    ... anything to try and make me laugh. Don't think I breathed for the 45 seconds of free fall though! When the parachute went up I was out of breathe and had painful ears! This part was very relaxing - just floating back down to earth taking in the amazing surroundings. Tom was one of the last out the plane as they climbed higher to 15,000 ft. But he was down very soon after me!! Everyone out the plane landed about 10 seconds after one and other. It was an ...

    North, North Island

    A travel blog entry by valriley on Mar 03, 2014

    2 comments, 12 photos

    ... C) steamy water comes up through the sand and lots of people were digging holes in the sand to bathe in the hot waters fortunately one hole had been abandoned so I was happy to have a go. Wednesday we continued our drive to Coromandel along the coast then through the forest with beautiful tree ferns and as we came down the mountain to the town the view of the bay and blue sea was stunning. Thursday our last full day with the van -:( We drove the coast road ...

    Day 120 - Lake Taupo and the Drive to Wellington

    A travel blog entry by costin on Jan 27, 2014

    1 comment

    ... iskinder, a plated meal (rather than the usual wrap) with a mixture of lamb, chicken and falafel served with rice, hummus, lettuce, carrot, red onion, gherkins, cucumber, tahini and two types of chilli sauce. It was a real winner. All in all I have to say, after that stop, that we love Bulls!
    The rest of the drive was also pretty good, as we ended up coming down the Kapiti coast as the sun was setting for a really special welcome into Wellington.