Bay Sands Seafront Studios
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... Church (1878) and the Kerikeri Mission House (1821). We also stopped at the Kauri Workshop. Next we drove to Waimote North where there was another historic mission house and church. From there we headed to the west coast of northland stopping at the coast and at lookouts for the beautiful scenery. Our last stop was at the 2000 year old Kauri ...
... flow. Slightly poor planning, and the loss of a small map I had collected from i-site (information office) meant that I walked back from there down the road of death. Also, the weather had turned by this point and it rained most of the way back. The walk out to the falls was worth the less glamorous schlep back though. I had gone about 10 miles in under four hours.
Yesterday (Wednesday), I went on a sailing tour of The Bay of Islands with ...
When we woke up we had breakfast and got dressed,Then we went to look at shops and had fish n chips for lunch and went on a cruise ship to see the hole in the rock but I couldn't really get to see because I was sea sick.But i still got to see the dolphins before I got sea sick.Then we got to go to an island where we made roses out of flax while the boys made lip thingy.then we went to a hot pool place sort ...
... and went for it. I was more concentrating on watching the people watching and their disgusted faces than what it tasted or felt like. I did gag a couple of times and had to force it down but it went down compared to some people who just threw it back up again off the side of the boat. I have to say I was quite proud that I actually did it and as Simon, our CEO says 'embrace the bizarre' and we definitely did that. As if that wasn't enough activity for the day, once off the boat we ...
... it but no luck :(
From Paihia we took a few jaunts to Kerikeri to visit the chocolate factory, to Cape Reinga and Ninety Mile Beach, a gum diggers park, to the hole in the rock and a cruise around Bay of Islands.
Highlights for us were seeing seals on Ninety Mile beach and the cruise, the stunning views from the lighthouse at Cape Reinga as well as seeing the fingers of each ocean intermingling ...