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TravelPod Member ReviewsMarineland Motels Napier
Very reasonable price. Everything good, clean, very friendly and helpful host.
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... of the Art Deco buildings with some little old lady from the Art Deco Trust and then hiked our way to the Big Bluff. I seemed to manage to find the longest way possible to get there and then even a longer way back. Woohoo. Lots of good exercise, up and down, up and down. We had some cold beer and an excellent meal at Mint to make the world good again.
Day2 in Napier we rent bikes and bike to ...
... with the likes of Rod Stewart as the headline act.
We tasted 6 wines...no spitting here...and learned about how they were grown and made.
Most grapes in NZ are grown in the Marlborough region so Hawkes Bay is more exclusive but still exports around the world. New vines can start producing after 2 years and can live as long as 70-90 years. However there are constantly new developments in disease control and production rates so often ...
Necessities needed to be done so the laundry room needed to be found, sent Steve on a sortie and not only did he find a laundry room he found a small enclosed swimming pool, first one yet !! Brilliant for kids. However a dip was not in the agenda, put laundry in washer and then on whirligig outside as the sun was shining.
Then off into Napier for a walk around and the obvious photo opportunities which didn't disappoint. But before we hit the town itself we spotted what ...
... experience centre there with some awesome vehicles he has modified sounds just up Chris' street ! Amy his 23 yr old daughter still lives in Napier and runs a piercing and Tattoo studio and she has a 3 yr old daughter called Kia. After having fish and chips (Tahara fish this time I think ) we drove into central Napier,after dropping of our car at the our motel for the next two nights, and walked through the main shopping street which is very Art Deco. ...
... city. Apparently he was a drug dealer, and I imagine a lot of his customers lived around here. Imagine, apart from every other hardship in their lives, his customers would have had to walk up that bloody hill to get their gear.
Driving north in the warm sun, passing mandarin groves and orchards of pink blossoms, then yellow and ...