Scenic Hotel Bay Of Islands
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TravelPod Member ReviewsScenic Hotel Bay Of Islands Paihia
good location for walking to harbour, beach, and restaurants - great rooms, good breakfast - very quiet and nice staff
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We had got used to being approx. 5 hours behind the UK since we have been in the Americas. On Wednesday 4th February we left Santiago and flew to Auckland just before midnight. It was a 13 hour flight and LAN Chile looked after us pretty well. We arrived in Auckland in New Zealand's North Island at 4am on the 6th February! We were now 13 hours …
At 7 am we left Auckland and headed to the bay of islands it's very overcast and quite cool our bus driver picked us up from our motel at Sky City and unbeknown to us the Auckland bus station was just around the corner barely a 5 minute walk, all that I can say it too was underwhelming. So with 17 people on the bus we headed north we stopped at a …
... the souls of those have passed away leave their bodies and is also where the Pacific Ocean and the Tasman Sea meet.It was stunning, as is the pattern of New Zealand's landscape, and actually a bit touching being there knowing the signicance of the place to Maoris. After this we went to a small fishing town for some DELICIOUS fish n' chips (which we ate on the bus...while it was driving...along the windy roads...and burnt our legs from the piping hot fish!). ...