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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... at 1:30 pm. It was a bit windy and the Bay was quite choppy. There was a party of about 39 Japanese Tourists on the lower deck - they never never came out. They took the sick bags from the back of the seats on boarding, held onto them until they got off. They were all full, they must have put their orange peels in them?
... for cocktails and nibbles. Soon after we sat down for multiplication courses of food and speeches. Later I danced like my dad and drank too much. When eventually we vacated the room I moved to the bar next door where the National Party were celebrating there win of Northland, the northern part of New Zealand. When I was done winding them up and retired around 1.30 am and slept like a blinkin ...
... museum. It made for a nice wander and coffee stop with different views of the bay to those from Pahia. We attempted to feed the fishes as we walked along the pier ($5 for fish food with the possibility of rays, snapper and even an octopus...) but rather disappointingly it was a no show from the marine world leaving the seagulls to mop up the food before it sank to the bottom. Chloe found this particularly irritating, shouting “no that’s for the fishes, go over ...
... in the Bay and a lot of the passengers had been in town and at Russell. Wendy works as a co-ordinator looking after cruise ship passengers when they come onshore. She mentions that she is quite busy just now and in fact another ship is arriving soon. It's called The Black Watch. It really is quite spooky being stalked by 700 cruise ship passengers.
The only other guests are a German couple we do not see and an Australian called Graham. ...
... problems ever since.
I parked up and we strolled over to the visitor centre. Big sign saying free entry and a young girl sat by a turn style just behind. I walked up to her . She smiled " good morning sir and where are you from? ". " UK " I said as I smiled back . " cool that will be $25 then please"
" but it says free entry?"
" yes if you live here but you are a foreign visitor"
So I paid $ 25 ,Lil got in free. I had tried ...