Barringtons Motor Lodge

Address: 34 Landing Road, Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, North Island, New Zealand | Motel
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This motel, located on 34 Landing Road, Whakatane, is near Ohope Beach, Whale Island Tours - Swim With Dolphins, and Whale and Dolphin Watch.
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    Travel Blogs from Whakatane

    May 2015

    A travel blog entry by jana_and_daryn on May 23, 2015

    3 comments, 36 photos

    ... the nice ladies we were hiking with gave us a granola bar and some cheese to share.

    my cousin Alex and his friend Chris came to visit a few weeks ago; given I haven't seen Alex for about 10 years and had never met Chris before, they were completely underprepared for the nightmare I become when in 'tour-guide' mode. their boot-camp structured visit included lugging, hiking, ...

    Krakatoa here we come !!

    A travel blog entry by stevecherylmoss on Jan 30, 2015

    15 photos

    ... Steve abandoned me half way through and went to sit at the back as he preferred to be in the fresh air. Suddenly the driver/ captain turned the boat towards the right and said he'd seen a pod of dolphins feeding. So we went out and amazingly a huge pod of dolphins appeared and just swam and jumped alongside the boat. There were mothers and young swimming by and you would think the young were attached by invisible thread as they were in perfect unison travelling at an amazing speed. ...

    White Island or Wong island

    A travel blog entry by stevecherylmoss on Jan 29, 2015

    2 photos

    ... that 'wh' is pronounced 'f'. so it's pronounced 'fakatane' and, for instance, 'WTF' would be 'FTF' here.

    The rest of the journey was un-eventful even though the scenery was beautiful. We arrived at the motel a little early and as the room wasn't ready we headed off to town to research the White Island trip. White Island is an active volcano but is just bubbling at the moment. If it does any more than that it would become the Wong island ( see what ...

    A journey back in time

    A travel blog entry by 17penwortham on Dec 22, 2014

    10 photos

    ... by Captain Cook. The active volcano rated 2 on the five point scale ( the higher the more active and dangerous) causes a constant stream of steam and smoke to billow from its crater and visible from many miles away. Passengers were given hard hats and masks to protect agains the sulphurous gases. The boat had an inflatable raft with outboard motor. We boarded the inflatable in groups of ten or so passengers and were taken to the island ...

    Settling in more

    A travel blog entry by jana_and_daryn on Dec 21, 2014

    5 comments, 24 photos

    ... the fire were also spilling water (eggy-smelling water, I might add) on us as they flew over to drop the water on the fire.

    we have made progress in the friends department; after all of our strategizing and plotting, turns out all you need to make friends is mexican food and beer. I think my new friend might secretly be trying kill me by taking me on the toughest running trails I've ever done, but aside from ...