BEST WESTERN Hygate Motor Lodge

299 Ulster Street, Hamilton, North Island, 3200, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
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Day 97

A travel blog entry by choward14

Today we went to HOBBITON!!!!! It was INCREDIBLE!! (I enjoyed it, did you guess?) Peter Jackson, is a LEGEND. We arrived in the Shire, and got shown all the different sized hobbit holes that they used in the films, some smaller and some larger - to make the actors look smaller or larger! The hobbits all had doubles, who were young children. We had an amazing day! We ...

Free Campervan part 2 - Huntly

A travel blog entry by edsutch


... to figure out somewhere to stay as with weather likes this we didn't want to be driving loads if everyone was going to be going so slow! We ended up heading north on SH39 towards Ngaruawahia where we had managed to find a campsite, rather than stopping we headed further North. Ended up going to Huntly, which was just like a normal town back home, shops, people and just a bit of normal riots again after a few days of not a lot, we didn't really see anything in particular ...

Toothbrush at the ready

A travel blog entry by perkins2013


... to legend used to be part of the Tongariro range but had an argument as was banished to the western side of the north island. Arriving in the evening, we set up camp and drifted off to sleep, still with wavey sea legs. We were up the following morning to cloudy and miserable weather that enveloped the whole area and after breakfast headed off to the base of the Taranaki volcano to see if we could get just a glimpse. ...

Zigzagging coast to coast

A travel blog entry by eddim


... and we were there at 2:30pm. Timing is everything. The next best thing to do in this area is to do the walk to Cathedral Cove, a beautiful beach with amazing cove feature that is featured in the Chronicles of Narnia movie. The walk itself, along the coast through rainforest and farmland did not disappoint nor did the views once we made it to the beach. It was nice to just sit and enjoy the sun, the wind in your face and listen to the crash of the ...

Fiji - low on birds but big on crabs

A travel blog entry by swanning_around


... appeared. It scared me as I could see he was coming down but I couldn't work out where as there seemed no suitable space between the sea, road, overhead cables and trees. He landed, perched on a tiny patch of grass, then an ambulance ferried a patient from the hospital to the helicopter and it took off again. A moment of excitement. By the time he took off quite a crowd had gathered with the children at an adjacent school peering out, and even the firemen came out of their station, ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 299 Ulster Street, Hamilton, is near Hamilton Gardens and Hamilton Zoo.
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