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- Room service
- Outdoor pool
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Russell
... the drive on up toward Russell, we had the pleasure of seeing not one but two rainbows, and the second one was a double rainbow. This was the first time I can ever remember seeing a double rainbow. Who knew I’d have to come all the way to New Zealand to do it. I actually just learned a few weeks ago (don’t ask why) that double rainbows are caused by light being reflected inside the rain droplets twice instead of just once like what happens with ...
... engine the like of which you see in the old westerns and Back to the Future 3 it was Awesome. For a few minutes our mouths were open and eyes transfixed on this spectacular site !! and this is what NZ is all about you never know what you are going to see next whether it be Jaw dropping scenery, the most unique wildlife and sea life to sights like a steam engine chugging down a Main Street. Awesome.
Paihia had some living up to do and it didn't disappoint. The ...
... for us. Leaping out of the water and splashing back in, diving under the boat and generally having a very good time. It was a wonderful afternoon.. Not many pictures, as they always popped up where we were not pointing the camera!
We also went to Waitangi where the Treaty agreement was signed in 1840. Another beautiful spot with stunning views, with the Treaty House where the ...
... we didn't get to swim with dolphins we got a voucher for a free ticket to another trip. I had time to do this again the next morning, but having just been in Vegas I think I'd had enough of gambling.
That evening the hostel was running a barbecue and then the bar had two guys with guitars playing live. It was pretty nice and I got talking with an Israeli guy about this game a friend of his invented where a computer gives individuals at a house party ...
... we waited for the cruise to get underway the other guests arrived. 27 elderly folk marched on board and promptly closed all the windows and took over the whole boat. They were a tour group made up of Brits, Yanks and Aussies. The boat moved away the bar opened. Everyone drank lots except me as I was driving. The Subo lookalike sat opposite provided the evening's entertainment when she knocked her mother's wine over and we ate ...