Pukematu Lodge

Address: Top Flagstaff Hill, Russell, Bay of Islands, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Top Flagstaff Hill, Russell, is near Treaty House, Kings Dolphin Cruises, Paihia Harbour, and Waitangi National Trust & Treaty House.
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    Travel Blogs from Russell

    Day 13 - Russell

    A travel blog entry by kennylyons on Sep 19, 2014

    1 comment, 6 photos

    ... to be expected and the reputation of the British Nation was at stake and no way was I going to let down my heritage. As we made our way out to sea I wondered if even a light breakfast was a good idea after all but my thoughts moved on bigger fish, Red Snapper to be precise.

    The skipper gave me a crash course in using a 'sea fishing line ' and I soon got to grips with it. ...

    Navigational error

    A travel blog entry by mikewalkabout on Feb 28, 2014

    15 photos

    ... bits on here and there as he needed more space even had "the studio" accommodation in the garden which looked awfully like an old ropey caravan that had been painted bright yellow? He also had an huge workshop where he made experimental remote controlled planes .
    We dumped our stuff off then went to wander around the town and waterfront . It is a very pretty little town and not only was once the capital of NZ it was also known as the "Hell Hole ...

    First day in the campervan

    A travel blog entry by lesleyandalan on Feb 19, 2014

    1 comment, 3 photos

    Took airport bus back to the airport to pick up the camper van. All very easy and effortless.van sparkling clean which for those of you who know me realise that is extremely important ! ��   Very spacious van, much larger than we thought it would be and it appears well equipped. Drove from Auckland stopping at a supermarket for provisions, up to the Bay of Islands in the north of the island, taking about 4 hours. We  are now camped by the ...

    Paihia is a Cruise Ship stop

    A travel blog entry by tom.terryhannan on Feb 04, 2014


    ... Baby dolphins need to be fed every 2 minutes so she doesn't venture far without mom. Dolphins always live in pods so that all but 2 can sleep, their brains only half shut down, one part always has to be alert for trouble and to tell themselves to breath. They sure were fun to watch.
    It was a great day traveling around looking at all the different places. One island we stopped at we got to get off and have our lunch and do ...

    Ten feet in the air on a rainy day

    A travel blog entry by gatogo on Dec 15, 2013

    14 comments, 21 photos

    When we last left our world travelers, they had arrived in New Zealand and apparently fell into one of the many thermal pools or rivers that criss-cross the island. Maybe the Hobbit took Bruce and Craig in search of the stainless ring as the gold ring was already found... or maybe they have just been slack. All who are wondering, vote for option 3!

    OK, after hearing from some of you that we have been remiss, we will do our best to catch you ...