Karaka Tree Motel

Address: 216 Lake Terrace, Taupo, North Island, TAUPO, New Zealand | 4 star motel
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This 4 star motel, located on 216 Lake Terrace, Taupo, is near Tongariro Crossing, Mt Ruapehu Ski Resort, Taupo Bungy, and Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley.
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    Travel Blogs from Taupo


    A travel blog entry by colmandmaureen on May 01, 2015

    9 photos

    ... to leave the homework for tonight and have dinner. Stir fry was on the menu but with the added touch of brocolli. Ohhh how I love brocolli and have missed it sooo much. It was my favourite dinner to date! We sat down with our hot chocolates in the freezing cold lounge and watched the film 2 guns. It was a good film and we were hooked.

    Our final destination was nearing and it was a case of bye bye Taupo and onto the bus for our final Kiwi experience ...

    Our first week in New Zealand.

    A travel blog entry by charli9988 on Apr 24, 2015

    ... water like this in hot countries. Debbie and Matty always said how clear it was, Matty even showed me pictures but until you're here you can't quite understand just how crystal clear it is. We had a little bit of a walk by the falls and went to all the view points taking pictures. After Huka falls we headed for Spa park. Stopping off near Cherry Island to watch the bungee first. Again another memory that Matty had which isn't the same today. For the past few ...

    Hot baths, market and hiking gear

    A travel blog entry by eganic on Feb 28, 2015

    We awoke very cold in our campervan nestled at the side of a river. During the night the temperature had dropped considerably and my toes were freezing. It took a lot of strength to get ourselves out of bed. Breakfast was eggs again. Then, first stop - the thermal hot spa and terraces at the top of Taupo. The hot mineral baths cost $25 each, a pittance to pay for defrosting our bodies and nourishing our skin with a plethora of ...

    New Zealand - accidentally climbing a mountain!

    A travel blog entry by flipflopstop on Feb 25, 2015

    2 comments, 29 photos

    ... us how they lived, from how they used to train for battles, to games they played. Me and Emma took part in some of the activities. The Maori people also performed dances and the haka before we had our dinner (which they cooked in the ground). All in all it was a great evening and another thing to tick off my list! We also learnt more about the Maori people when we went to the museum in Wellington, which by the way is a very good museum. The next destination was Taupo. ...

    Lake Taupo and the Tongairro Crossing

    A travel blog entry by abbieandwill on Feb 21, 2015

    19 photos

    ... way we were going! After lots of encouragement mainly for Abs we made it to the top and tried to take in the views but after the terrifying climb up all we (Ab) wanted to do was get down, which was much easier than going up, we found a small rocky slope and basically slid down the whole way which still took about 45 minutes! Back at the bottom we looked up and thought why the (choice of word) did we think we could climb that! It then got even ...