Mclean Park Garden Motel
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- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Microwave in room
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Free High-Speed Internet
TravelPod Member ReviewsMclean Park Garden Motel Napier
A little out of town but very near the ocean, nicely maintained but we were very near the main road so a little noisy.
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Before I start todays blog, just forgot to tell you one more thing about the room last night, it had towelling dressing gowns as well !! Now that's a first lol
We had a very relaxing morning getting things together and packing the car and being ready for Rodney and Roberta as they were meeting us at 9.45 am.
They turned up on …
... drove through a narrow gorge for many miles the road perched on one side and the railway clinging on to the other side. Once through the countryside was similar to the South Island and empty again. Sheep,deer and beef herds were in evidence and we started to see the occasional vineyard as we were now in the Hawkes Bay appellation. Just before noon we arrived in ...
Imagine the city center of your town was a whiteboard – and a catastrophic industrial eraser wiped it clean. This was the net effect of a 1931 earthquake in the east-coast town of Napier, reaching 7.8 on the Richter scale. What the town decided to do afterward draws
people there today.
The more kilometres we cover, the more kiwis we meet who refer to ...
... roadside lookouts a few times including one with an amazing waterfall. They didn't even mention it on the road sign!
We're getting used to driving on the left side and haven't had any problems except turning on the windshield wipers instead of the turn signal.
Napier is set right on a pebbly beach and after checking about 4 hostels, we settled on a YHA hostel, ...
... So many pairs of braces, cloche hats, pearls and feathers. Great fun. Right on the shore many people cycling past watching us and waving. A guy on a penny farthing in gear. To finish our meal breakfast tea. But then more bubbly. Then we set off to find a good viewing point for the big parade. We saw the guy who served us last night and he gave us folding chairs positioned right in front of the Masonic so we had ...