Alpine Lake Motor Lodge
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- Airport Transportation
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
- High-speed internet in room
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
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Taupo was actually quite a lot bigger than I thought it was with a number of streets with bars, restaurants and shops. Our accommodation, as it had been in Paihia was quite a distance from the town centre (around a 5-10 minutes taxi ride) and it was lovely. We had our own apartment with a balcony and huge French doors. We even had a spa bath! It was luxury I could never possibly have imagined the same time last year when I had spent new years in a mixed dorm in a hostel. The ...
... we waited. Our time finally came however and we started making our video while boarding the plane. Sam and I decided to go for 15,000 ft instead of 12,000 to give us extra free fall time followed by a longer parachute ride after. The free fall itself was 60seconds then about 15mins in the parachute before landing. I was last out the plane, so I got to enjoy watching everyone else feeling petrified before their jump, giving me a good laugh. ...
... Not the usual california rolls and boring stuff that everyone makes. Afterward, Mitchell was excited to get to the playground, as there was a giant chessboard there and so while we were there, Donna slipped away for a trip to the hairdresser. Aptly named Hair Mechanics.
By about 2.30pm the mechanic (motor, not hair) rang to say we can come and pick up the van. Everything was fine now, so they said. But everything was not fine. We hadn't even gotten ...
... for the science - the reason for the smell is the geothermal activity in the area, and the smell is sulphur dioxide gas. We dropped a few peeps off in Hobbiton for a tour of the Hobbit/Lord of the rings films, I skipped this activity, you can see Mount Doom for free after all! So we trundled on into Rotorua to find our hostel and some food! Oh boy did I find food, a group of us, along with Bridge, went to a place called Fat Dogs and I had the ...
... They know their bread and butter is tourism.
We were very careful in choosing items without "Made in china" tag during any purchase. After all we don't want to look stupid to travel all the way from Singapore to NZ to buy a made in china product. But it was really hard to make out.
Finger lickin' good:
Now time to give break to eyes and fill in something. Turkish restaurant welcomed us on the way with delicious food. ...