Abelia Motor Lodge
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- Refrigerator in room
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Microwave in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... in a few pictures though. We saw the mothers and cubs, who were born in December. We found out they would stay on that island until around November, where their mothers would kick them out. Charming mothers! It is because the males come and get very fiesty with the cubs. We had a great morning in Abel Tasmin National Park and in Kaiteriteri. It was a lovely chilled out town and it was a pity we were only here for one night, however, we got our use out of this town and now it's onto the ...
... and come up with itineraries, I probably never would have got into it. What the DOC has done is choose a number of tramping and biking tracks and set up huts filled with a basic kitchen and dorm beds (eliminating the need for most of the technical gear). This makes the hikes accessible to almost anyone with a pair of hiking boots, and I think it really encourages people to get out and explore. I would love Canada to do ...
... the next day was decided. As it was late notice, I chose to ring the organisers in the hope they had a space left for me. But as no one got back to my voicemails I guess that meant - no! Probably for the best anyway as I just get mischievous and want to say inappropriate things when people are slurping and airating their wine "I'm tasting hollyhocks, antifreeze, bicycle pump and flip flops" is my normal reply when it's my turn :-) I took myself off ...
... badges which normally means a tour bus has arrived along with their group frivolity and bon ami. Dinner might be interesting if they avail themselves too liberally of the local grape juice. We shall see. Tomorrow we have a big drive of something like 260 miles. I only hope that The Contoller is off duty for some of the journey. Good news Annie has taken a restful jacuzzi bath so The Controller may not appear for a ...
... to ensure that everyone got a chance to see everything. We were dropped off towards one end of Onetahuti Beach and wandered down to the other end to the start of the walking track. Then we had a nice walk of about 4km which took us a bit over an hour (we stopped to take photos quite a bit) before arriving at the cafe at Peppers Awaroa Lodge. This is a 4 star hotel with access only by boat and a price to match. However, the cafe was a ...