The Tauranga Motel on the Waterfront

Address: 1 Second Ave, Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, North Island, New Zealand | Motel
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This motel, located on 1 Second Ave, Tauranga, is near Maunganui Beach and Waimarino Adventure Park.
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    Travel Blogs from Tauranga

    The Goat

    A travel blog entry by carolynaubrey on Mar 28, 2015

    1 comment, 11 photos

    ... the other side, winding our way back to camp.
    Soon enough we were off, paddocks look smooth and inviting by the reality is the long lush grass hides the potholes and cowpats. It was pretty tough going, especially as a strong breeze was blowing up the valley. It did the trick though of thinning the field and by the time we made our way back past the start line (to cheers and cowbells) we were well spread to make the ascent.
    And ascend we did, ...

    Family reunions of all sorts

    A travel blog entry by wombles5050 on Mar 26, 2015

    1 comment, 112 photos

    ... so we were told. We arrived at the Dam with about 20 minutes to spare, and with 10 minutes to go an alarm sounds, which goes again at 5 minutes, then 2 and finally the gates open and water crashes out from the Dam down the river. We viewed the crashing waters from various points around the dam before driving to Huka Falls for a short walk - down hill and up again but great view of the small falls. Having started the walking we continued the theme and drove a little ...

    We arrive in Tauranga

    A travel blog entry by sandshoephil on Feb 12, 2015

    5 photos

    ... Mauao, but is colloquially known in New Zealand simply as The Mount. It is 232 metres (761 ft) in height and today we are to climb it as a team. After a few bit of sweat and grunting most of the team make it to the summit where wonderful 360 degree views reward our efforts. A team photo (only about the 500th on tour so far) is taken and Paul Cullen has prepared a sheet with lyrics on it and as he captures the moment on his digi-cam ...

    Rotorua and Hobbiton

    A travel blog entry by ryanstark on Feb 01, 2015

    ... Jackson made sure to not show any tropical trees – especially cabbage trees which are everywhere, because they aren’t middle-earthy

    - However, he missed one ( don’t tell anybody because peter Jackson doesn’t know ( rumor has it )). One of the graphics guys tried to sneak one in, and was successful.

    - It’s when Gandalf goes to see Sauroman in the fellowship of the ring apparently

    - Anyways we get down, cross ...

    Sunday market

    A travel blog entry by stevecherylmoss on Feb 01, 2015

    2 photos

    ... fruit,veg, flowers and vegetation. So the market was full of different kinds of plants Monty Don would be in his element here !! Lol And of course the second hand ... Oops .... Vintage stalls selling stuff I recognise from home but what excites me the most Is the craft stalls. Ideas galore I get Steve to slyly take pics so when I get home I've got loads of ideas I can try to copy. This time it's aprons that look like dresses from the front, 50's style but I have to ...