La Rochelle Motel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLa Rochelle Motel Akaroa
Very clean, but we found the downstairs room noisy
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Travel Blogs from Akaroa
... night, as D was sleeping and I was writing the blogs on the iPad in the dark...I heard what I thought was tin foil rustling and shone the headlamp beside me to find the aforementioned mouse sitting right beside me on the countertop by my head! Yow-whee!!...was there jumping and shrieking as I (rudely!) woke D up and got him to chase the poor thing around trying to catch it! We had poor ...
... difficult but positive experience, and it made me feel incredibly lucky to be in my current position. It's a place that I would say everybody should visit in order to understand fully. The next day we were off to Kaikoura on our last Kiwi Experience bus journey. Kaikoura is a lovely seaside town, with nice boutique shops and a few cafés as well and we had a pretty fantastic 24 hours planned there! There is a deep canyon in the sea not far from Kaikoura which attracts a wealth ...
... navigator on the Endurance. He accomplished the impossible by navigating the 23-foot James Caird from Elephant Island off the coast of Antarctica to South Georgia Island using a sextant. Unbeknownst to us, he was born and raised in Akaroa. There is a bust of him in the harbor. I had to laugh when I saw it.
The highlight of this stop was undoubtedly our swim with the dolphins. Akaroa Harbor is home to the largest concentration of Hector's dolphins, ...
... nice but quite cloudy so not a great view! Kaikoura is a place that's famous for whales, dolphins and seals, I was going to go whale watching but it's quite expensive and not something I'm dying to do! I also wanted to go swimming with dolphins but realised I'd probs want to do it on a nicer day or maybe in Aus, although we do come back through Kaikoura so maybe I ...