Ocean Sands Motel

Address: 6 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 6 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, is near Maunganui Beach and Waimarino Adventure Park.
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Travel Blogs from Tauranga

The Countdown Is On

A travel blog entry by gogranny on May 16, 2015

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... got it down to a pretty fine art now, and I'm watching my spending money savings grow quite steadily. As usual by the time I go I will have a tidy sum saved up, and everything will be paid for, so with luck there will be a very very small credit card bill waiting for me when I get back home.

We've yet to finalise our flights but it is looking like Emirates to Cairo via Melbourne and Dubai - transit stops only ...

Northland and a very special visitor

A travel blog entry by debandchris on May 08, 2015

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... for it to be tagged the best one day game ever, the final against Australia would be a must-watch. Looking at the map we discovered a cheap campground attached to a sports bar for the Saturday evening, unfortunately en route to said campground the radio informed is game was actually Sunday! With no cricket to be watched the small 'campground' could actually only be considered an oversized beer garden with small cabins filled with undesirable locals, possibly our ...

Waving hello

A travel blog entry by weekend99 on Mar 16, 2015

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... traffic heading north into the city on a stormy Monday morning.

We had been bracing for Supercyclone Pam to make landfall in New Zealand at about 3 a.m., just a few hours before our 5 a.m. arrival. The Air New Zealand pilot and flight support folks knew better, and by rerouting our flight from Vancouver so it went close to Fiji's big island, they were able to avoid much of the turbulence we expected to encounter in the wake of such ...

A short drive to Tauranga!

A travel blog entry by rdknztour on Mar 15, 2015

... done a safety check?". Adults do safety checks all the time!
It is okay to provoke children's thinking and learning and be on that learning journey with them, but it is important to let the children drive the learning and not be an educator who takes over.
The language of learning!
What makes this place work?- listening dialogue- growing intelligence- playfulness- real work- surprise/uncertainty- continuity
Reflections by ...

Shopping and Pizza Library

A travel blog entry by katemc55 on Feb 13, 2015

1 comment, 5 photos

... Chaplin hats! Why Pizza Library? Well all the pizzas are named after books; we have Narnia a lovely concoction featuring bacon, spinach and blue cheese, plus little women with chicken and plum sauce. Yummy with some sauv blanc, and a delightful young man playing atmospheric piano on the pianola. Very busy place and we speak with a couple of local dairy farmers up for the weekend on their holiday house. Good for ...

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