Puriri Park Orchard
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leave the hostel and meet a few at the bus stop. i sit on the bus and meet helen behind me, an english girl who is currently living in sydney. we stop at whangarei to see the falls and onto phalia. I'm allocated room 17 the same room that i stayed in last time. a few leave for various trips and i just sit on the beach for a bit and walk to the shops. everyone arrives back at around 5 and I head into the jacuzzi with Helen, Two Finnish guys arrive around 6 with a couple ...
... noticed that there were areas where you could could stand and take a picture straight down past your own feet. I did but it is a bit fuzzy as I was shaking so much. I soon got off that then went back to hugging the inner wall. We stayed up there a long time, at least ten minutes, before making the perilous journey back down in the glass bottom lift. We stay back just to watch someone bungy jump from the nutter leaping point - they have got to be ...
... officials querying our confused tired faces, and no frantic 6am run around. In fact the rain clouds were the only angry faces to greet us as we met up with our Campervan chaperone at the airport before being introduced to our new home for the next five weeks – Culli the campervan.
Culli the Campervan – RIP
What a difference a day makes. . . Between waking up and buying our shopping it could be said that ...
So I woke up in a ****** mood, missing home a lot.. I had a bit of a lay in then decided to get up and it was sunny outside, had toast for breakfast then went down to the beach, the sun was shining so I decided to sunbathe.. I started sunbathing but couldn't just lay there, so I went for a wonder around the town, then came back to hostel for lunch, decided not to do the horse ...
... horse and cart singing his little song (which I can recite, of course). Even then, it didn’t seem against the realms of possibility to have witnessed such a sight, such was the magic of the place. Much of the tour I spent with Isaac, a chap from the bus. Amusingly, he went up to each of the little Hobbit doors and knocked on them, calling himself ‘Gandalf the Black’. Being a black man himself, I felt entirely comfortable and in no way ...
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