Sylvan Lodge Motel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking
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... an incident during Captain Cook’s 1769 voyage. Maori traders seized Cook’s Tahitian cabin boy who they thought was held against his will. When Cook’s men fired on the Maori canoe, the cabin boy escaped and returned to the ship. Unfortunately we did not get to go to the cape itself as the road that was leading there came right near the sea and got partially washed out. So the main road was closed and we decided ...
... told us there were some nice walks and they were going to hang about to do them, so we decided to do that as well. We walked to the top of Table Mountain (unlike the famous one, this was more like a big hill). Along the way we crossed a lot of farmland, and saw many dead sheep, a dead calf, and another dead cat. What is it with dead cats in NZ? That is 3 now. The walk and weather were very good though – even had to put on some sun cream!
We made ...
... reinforced that. So on the 17th of June I found out that I had a job in Canada. Super exciting! Next I had to apply for my visa, I was applying for a working holiday visa so first I had to get conditional entry into the working holiday program, which I got on the 21st of June so that stage was pretty quick, I applied for it on the 17th. I then had to apply to get the visa through the Canada imagination part of the ...
... hit the area and Napier was demolished, the land rose 2 metres, the lagoon dried out and the town burnt for 20 hours. The town had no communications so was completely cut off from the world but fortunately a naval ship was in the bay and they raised the alarm and called in assistance. The town responded quickly to the disaster and a tented village was set up and a tin town for shops, town hall etc. 2 prominent business ...
Lake Taupo was beautiful and a great area to stay. Late afternoon winds kicked up as windsurfers and kite surfers took over from water skiers and skidooers. We drove south along the volcanic roads through beautiful mountains with "just off the road" waterfalls, and green valleys full of sheep (lots of them!) Drove to Napier today on Hawke's Bay. Back to the beautiful Pacific. Napier is on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand. The ...