Mantra Quayside Apartments Port Macquarie
Travel Blogs from Port Macquarie
... plans in our accommodation that night for we misinterpreted some of the information the Retreat sent to us in regards to transport out of the Ashram. It meant we had to book a night in a hotel in a place called Newcastle in order to catch our bus to our next main destination of Port Macquarie. Once we arrived in the city we faced a gruellingly long walk to our beds for the night. In reality it probably wasn’t that long but with the ever increasing weight of our bags it felt like ...
... little lighthouse is used for small weddings and it is just beautiful. We then drove further south to Lake Cathie and then on to Bonny Hills. We stopped to take in the views at the top of Bonny Hills and surprisingly there were three hang gliders taking off just in front of us.
We then drove back to Port Macquarrie and had a drive and walk about to the beach, harbour, marina and settlement point. We were looking for somewhere ...
... 3 minutes. My request to ride to the steps just to take a picture was a regular occurrence so there was no big issue. Meanwhile, the hot winds where howling around the buildings, it was best to get away quick before I would be caught with blocked roads and leave my planned ferry trip to Manly for another time.
Just outside the city I had to close my helmet as it was getting too hot. (I read later that ...
... There had been a lot of smoke as we approached Coffs Harbour, not to mention the traffic! It was blowing so hard, cooking outside was impossible, so it was baked beans on toast for dinner. Crescent Head did not have the appeal it did last time we were here. It guess the weather has a lot to do with how you judge a place, although it wasn't ...
... and we watched as other campers made necessary adjustments, and followed suit...... Rained overnight.
We were glad to go to church S.A. On Sunday morning, and renew aquaintences, with Brett Gallagher, Elaine and Bruce Brown, Cutmores and Len Baker, who was celebrating his 86th birthday.
Although windy, we walked some favorite tracks, and Anna may like to know that in the evening, down at the wharf, I practiced my Irish dancing....still not very ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services