Travel Blogs from Taupo
We got up early, had breakfast and hit the road at 7:30am. It was chilly and overcast, and so much busier than yesterday evening....rush hour! We drove briefly along the west coast, and then through farmland. It rained on and off for the first few hours, and started to clear as we neared the hills, and volcanos. We were so excited.... The …
We leave early on Ron's advice to get to the Wai-o-Tapu Thermal Wonderland, what an experience – thermal steam pools of 100C water – beautiful colours too – see pictures of the "Artist’s Palette" as it’s called. Again we take in the sulphur smell – you sort of get used to it! It’s so weird a place & …
The latest city on the tour of the North Island was Taupo. There was no shortage of entertainment here! First, I have to get into our accommodations. Many of you know that we've chosen a variety of places to stay in, from hotels to homestay apartments. We feel very lucky to have found many of the places we did on different travel blogs and websites …
We're typing this from a particularly wet and cold Wellington: winter has well and truly arrived in New Zealand; but fortunately, the weather did come good for one last autumn weekend away.
It seems odd having a public holiday for the Queen's Birthday, but we weren't about to turn down a day off work, so we hired a car and headed up to …
We have a bit of a lie in again today then go to the Aquarium for a couple of hours before Jacks dive.
At the appointed time we go to meet Andrew who gives us a behind the scenes tour of the shark tank and talks us through what will happen it sounds amazing and I'm really jealous, I wish I'd booked myself a dive as well!! There is a 3m seven …
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A very comfortable room, friendly staff and good location. Reasonable value for money, especially with a free breakfast thrown in!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.