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... planned adventure tomorrow is at splash planet in Hastings and guess which one of us has forgotten their togs. He would be male and aged 11. Gotta go to Kmart!
Mike and I had not been up this way since our last Mission Concert in Feb 2014. The trip always seems to take forever but this time it flew by. It helps that we took the kids with us and didn't leave them at Grandmas ...
... aggressive and snapped at Ben's fingers, but the female was much more gentle.
After our lovely tour, we made like great little consumers and purchased a few items in their gift shop before heading off to Wellington.
While driving down to Wellington, there were many cars coming out of Wellington. We thought it could be because of the Easter holiday. We were totally right. It seems that New Zealand recognizes Easter ...
... things to do in the area your in, whilst playing easy listening music. It initially seemed very helpful. After a few weeks the appeal is waining with the constant advertising and the songs are looping. Anyway, today it broke. Not sure why, but we couldn't fix it so Kirsty acting as DJ put the old school radio on. We were still in Taupo so had a choice of stations. The first two or three that Kirsty found had the news on, it was just past the hour, so she kept searching.
... up the rebuild programme. It was decided to rebuild almost everything in the style of the day which were steel framed and concrete buildings in the 1930's Art Deco style. It was at the time of the Great Depression so there was a plentiful supply of workers and the government provided finance for the rebuilt. The build was completed, remarkably,in about 2 years. Generally there wasn't much building in the 30's because of ...
Rotorua is famous for its volcanic activity. There are many sites with geysers and other thermal activity. Firstly we visit a site called Te Puia which is home to the Pohutu Geyser which erupts once or twice an hour.
Then we move on to the Waimangu Volcanic Valley. Here we walk for a couple of hours downhill through a valley which has numerous hot pools and thermal activity. It is a lovely walk ...
Other places to stay in Hastings
409 Railway Rd, Hastings | Motelfrom $61
401 Railway Road, Hastings | Motelfrom $108
327 Omahu Road, Hastings | Motelfrom $115
100 Omahu Rd, Hastings | Motelfrom $114
907 Railway Road, Hastings | Motelfrom $96
902 Sylvan Road, Hastings | Motelfrom $86
801 Omahu Rd., Hawkes Bay, Hastings | Motelfrom $75
806 Heretaunga St E, Hastings | Motelfrom $82
714 Heretaunga Street, Hastings | Motelfrom $113