Kawerau Thermal Motel
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... marching across the tarmac to the small Chatam Islands plane, little hand in Poppsies big hand and turning to give a final regal wave to his mum and aunty before swiftly climbing the stairs to board.
He handled the flight well, but once on board was more keen to get to Auckland to see dad than take in the scenery. Which I guess is completely natural. He was still wriggly and vocal and I ...
... it so easy to
move on from place to place because I never feel as though I form that
connection and bond where I don’t have a need to keep searching for something
more from any one.
Every time I get on a plane to somewhere new, I leave
everyone I know and I physically am alone. It’s funny though because I can be
over the other side of the world, (or in this case, only a 3 hour flight ...
... scented candles was all we were going to need to get through Pam. given cyclone Pam was nothing more than a bit of wind and a light shower, we ended up using our emergency bathtub water to water the plants. if anyone reading this blog lives in NZ and does not have an emergency kit, you are welcome to share ours during the next disaster as long as you bring crackers, cheese and a lighter for our scented candles.
... delicious! Mark our bus driver gave us lots of entertain by telling us what 'Kia Ora' (a Maori greeting meaning 'be healthy' and is translated as hi!) meant in 54 different languages, accents and stereotypical phrases included, in the hope that everyone on the bus now new what Kia Ora meant! A bit of a sleepless night was had by Abbie.... Will had signed both our names up for the sky dive which was happening at the next stop in Lake ...
... of Pohutakawa trees! Plus I left my jacket to reserve a table while we ordered, only to find the waitress had put it aside thinking we'd kept it. Was glad to get it back, and have my faith in local honesty restored. Pete won both his matches after quite a tussle, and both going to 3 games. So he was happy. However the bus didn't leave til after 7, so we weren't home til ...
Other places to stay in Whakatane
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34 Landing Road, Whakatane | Motelfrom $108
76 Domain Road, Whakatane | 4 star motelfrom $91