Paihia Star Motel
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- Non-smoking hotel
- Microwave in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- High-speed internet in room (surcharge)
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Travel Blogs from Paihia
... as Matty says all part of the adventure. He definitely was feeling bad though, he offered to by tea, anything that I wanted too. I was nice though and went for the cheap option of a McDonalds. I was starving and it was the first place we came across. You can always rely on the Golden Arches. Mattys decided we should apply for BearGhrylls the island as apparently we showed survival skills. He made a joke about how he would of loved for my dad to of seen my swinging through trees ...
... house, we stopped at Hundertwasser Toilets. They were very creative for public ones. We also stopped at the Historic Power House (Kerikeri?). Finally we arrived at the Waitangi Treaty Ground. There we learnt a lot of the treaty between Maori and the ...
... started touring it! We walked along the pier and down the coast, taking it all in and enjoying it. We didn't know where the time went and before we knew it, it was getting late and we headed back. The kitchen at this base isn't very big, so it got very crowded quite quickly but we made our tuna pasta and headed to the table to gobble it all up. We decided to have a chilled out night so that we were all prepared for our day tour tomorrow! It is going to be a good ...
... photographed island in NZ and as he manoeuvred North South we got our first view of the hole. I must say it was quite a moving moment, we've had a few of these on our trip and the hole didn't let us down. I did take the IPad so I videoed us travelling through the hole to the other side with the commentary so unfortunately I can't tell you all the details, it's like a trailer for a movie, as I was concentrating on holding the iPad tightly so I didn't drop it over the side, ...
... back a few years into a hillbilly town. 'Um why have we stopped here?' I asked nervously. The response is that we need to stock up on supplies here as there may not be any shops at our destination. Where in gods name are we going?! Despite my reservations, the quaint little bay wasn't the back of beyond as expected and is a welcome calm before the storm that is sure to await in Rio! Woohoo! A mini hike through the nature reserves proved adventurous as I attempted to scale ...