The Cottage Mews Motel Taupo

311 Lake Terrace, Taupo, North Island, New Zealand | Motel
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Travel Blogs from Taupo

Rusty Russell Senior: Maori Warrior

A travel blog entry by sim_and_mike


Sim_and_mike stayed here on Feb 29, 2012 during their trip titled: Sim and Mike's World Adventure.

Fear is temporary...achievement is forever

A travel blog entry by erotergum


... of adrenaline and I'm not sure if I'd ever do it again. I think maybe it had been hyped up to be something it's not. When we watched the videos back though, mine by far was the funniest. Everyone was in stitches so I did attach a segment of the free fall purely for your entertainment. I actually can't believe I can look so horrifically ugly. Worst yet, the music playing to this in the full video is LMFAO (I'm sexy and I know it). It's my mums birthday today and I thought I'd call ...

Conquering Mount Doom in Taupo

A travel blog entry by lizzyian


... sambuca shots. I hate sambuca but politeness dictated I force it down me.

White water rafting was the best thing I've done in New Zealand so far. The instructor does their best to terrify you by recounting numerous tales of how they last flipped their raft on that rapid over there and how one guy fell out and had to swim down a rapid system, crashing against rocks along the way.

"I'm sure the insurance doesn't cover this," I thought, as we ...

Canadian Girl in a Kiwi World

A travel blog entry by tayrae

... br> 1. The Traffic.
The biggest one has been that the traffic here drives on the opposite side of the street, and the driver sits on the opposite side of the car. This means that, when crossing the street on foot, it is best to look right first then left. I have been mentally training myself to do this, but old habits die hard! As a passenger, I often walk round to the driver seat of the car out of habit. When I become the driver…everybody watch out!

Up, up and away

A travel blog entry by rogergpilgrim


... Mt Tarawera and then the White Island. One of the very cool features of this trip is that we are picked up from the lawn of the hotel - see photo! Our pilot, Dai, is originally from Swansea and seems to be one of those people that the UK schools system has failed. Having found his way to NZ as a paramedic - his wife is a geologist so her skills were needed here - he retrained a heli-pilot. And he now has a varied career doing all kinds of flying ...

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This motel, located on 311 Lake Terrace, Taupo, is near Tongariro Crossing, Mt Ruapehu Ski Resort, Taupo Bungy, and Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley.
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