Travel Blogs from Takapuna
We drive to Auckland and stop off at a few places en route. At 14:30 we stop at the Waharau National Park. The car park is quite small and has 2 cars and a Park Ranger truck parked in it. Jenna parks on the right hand side and we get out and walk onto the lovely beach and take photos of the beautiful turquoise water. Suddenly w hear a loud crash …
Well well well 3 holes in the ground
... I had checked !!!
I rang Virgin Australia and, after several attempts, managed to get hold of a human. The lady told me we had been rebooked on to a flight which was departing at 10.15pm tonight and instead of stopping in Brisbane, we would be stopping in Sydney. That wasn't so bad especially since our stop over in Sydney was also shorter, only 4 hours. I phoned our airport shuttle and changed the time for our pick-up to 7.00pm.
We checked out just before ...
... at 9am with banging on our door and a huge hangover - we were late and our limo (yes actual limo) was full of people waiting for us to head for the skydive! (Mikes point of view) So the fact we had been woken up and given 5 minutes to get ready was actually perfect! The whole idea of throwing myself out of a plane had vanished overnight and so this abrupt awakening left me/ us no time to worry. So we arrived to the sky dive bunker in our limo feeling a bit apprehensive ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking