Takapuna Motor Lodge
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... you're in Auckland (especially if you're interested in World War II).
You'd probably think I would return home the same way I got here. Guess what, I suck big time.
There are two Pak'nSaves (the cheapest supermarket in New Zealand) on the way back, and beacuse of my ignorance I stopped at the first one while I had to go to the other one. So the walking distance from this one was probably about 2 hours. But I refused to pay another 3.40 NZ Dollar, so ...
... the opening of the front door as I stood there with my friend Liezl. (dear Liezl. ) and there was a note saying “please come in the back door”. Long story cut short I arrived at the door only to be introduced to what I would soon discover was the flat mother. Her name was Alana. Next came Jason, the tall father like figure and following that was Kim (in her pjs, as she wasn’t ...
... than having no hooks in a hostel bathroom.
Due to New Zealand's irritating precipitation habit, I have endured the film Avatar a record-shattering 437 times, bravely came second in a USA dominated Mario Kart tournament and realised that although we are far better at complaining about the rain, we are still completely unprepared for it - jeans are apparently suitable for all conditions.
Anyway, the headline is: New Zealand is quite ...
... The plastic 'squishy toys' the kids bought in Rome, that didn't squeak and started to leak ( were thrown out after about 2 hours).
... down with slightly more dramatic turns and views! It really is a death road! We know of two people in three days who broke bones and nearly everyone came off their bike once! But it was worth it for the free t-shirt at the end! (We didn't get better t shirts even though we have to put 70% more effort in than the others - I felt cheated and had sore legs now) Now we thought that this would be the end of la Paz. But we were wrong we had booked a bus to leave but no one told us ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
Just loved this stay. Organised. Clean. And Close to a great cafe - The Store - for a wonderful breakfast!
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.