Travel Blogs from Napier
So far its only been a few weeks but I’m loving it except
for the cost of everything New Zealand is rather expensive, it doesn’t
help that there are so many craft beer breweries (http://www.beertourist.co.nz/index.htm l
I spent most of my time concentrated in welly area http://craftbeercapital.com/ and I decided very early …
Well this will be a short one because I didn't stay long and there wasn't a lot there. But as it is raining where I am now, I thought it would kill some time.
It was a rather windy day in Wellington as I was leaving. The buses are busy at the moment as everyone is making their way back home at the end of the schools' winter holidays. I got …
Loosing many of its buildings during an earthquake in the early 20th C, Napier was rebuilt with one vision. Art Deco. Though we felt a little tremor the night we stayed at the back packers we had a comfortable sleep. Across from a park sits a scotch bar, which feel both out of place but welcome to the travel worn wanderer. Scotch prices were fair …
It started when Joe told me that some drunk guy just hit his girlfriend in the tv lounge. ****. We go to find Bob, the hostel manager. We head to the lounge and find the door locked. Bob bangs on the door until it opens, and finds the couple (let's call them Felix and Cynthia, since I never got their names) smoking and drinking. He tells them they …
Our journey to Napier was extremely long! That day we had left Gisbourne at 0630 and travelled back to Gisbourne for 1130. Here we had to wait for a connecting bus to take us to Napier. This bus wasn't leaving until 1615. We didn't get to Napier until 2000 so it was a long day of travel! We had been told that the route we'd done was ridiculous and …
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TravelPod Member ReviewsYha Napier
Sea front with sea view and balconies for some of the rooms.
Large kitchen and dining area.
Very relaxed atmosphere and great staff.
Good location to the sea front for Weekend market and also town centre.
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