Valdez Motor Lodge
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsValdez Motor Lodge Hastings
Got a room with an upstairs bedroom. Lots of room to move around to work without bothering each other.
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This morning we walked through Waimangu Volcanic Valley. Absolutely amazing, boiling water bubbling up from the ground, steam erupting from the rocks and turquoise lakes. It was so unique. This was all formed way back in 1886 when a massive eruption of a mountain devastated the area, Further eruptions occurred 1900/1917 which reshaped the valley as it is today. It was astonishing to see birds standing on the hot rocks feeding on ...
... of people in the queue and we ended up being in line just over an hour. I do strongly suggest online check in as would be so much quicker. Went upstairs to have dinner but most things were already closed so we headed through customs as we had to be airside to collect our currency by 12am, which we had preordered online a few days before. Picked up the cash then as we hadn't had dinner we had BK as not many options open that time of night which a shame. Also smokers lounge ...
... running down my T-shirt, some of Kirsty's down her dress! Afterwards we enjoyed a stroll around town and the seafront.
Napier was to a large extent, flattened by an earthquake in 1931, so when they rebuilt it was in the Art Deco style. Much of it still remains today and in pretty good condition. The bright colours of Art Deco looking very much at home here, especially in the sunshine. The Art Deco scene has become something of a trademark for the town and many things ...
Working out the itinerary was like putting the pieces of a jigsaw together. It meant finding places to stay and then working out how to book transport from one place to another on the right days at the right price. I made bookings on 3 different budget airlines to get from London to Valencia, Barcelona to Paris, and Paris to Manchester, with varying degrees of difficulty. Just this week I managed to score cheap rail tickets in Spain ...
... have heard of Drive Thru. Well this one is Fly By.
Just next to where we parked there is a Jensen Interceptor parked. I go over to have a look and comment to Kathleen that the stupid driver has gone off leaving the windows open and documents on the rear seat. I was so taken up looking at the car that I had not noticed that the driver is about three metres away lying on the grass sunbathing - oops.