Top O'The Tide Motel

Address: 152 Marsden Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands, North Island, New Zealand | Motel
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Travel Blogs from Paihia

Heading north.

A travel blog entry by charli9988 on May 16, 2015

... grip than his. Plus I was in my favourite hoodie, I'd do everything I could to avoid that getting caked in mud. Ok so when we set off on this bloody walk I had said the tide was coming in and I was told to stop being silly and worrying. Therefore to reach the bottom of the hill to find the tide had come in was the last straw. I was fuming and Matty knew it. Our options were climb across the vertical rock faces around the sea, hope not to fall in and hope to make it around (we couldn't ...

Bay of dreams

A travel blog entry by colmandmaureen on Mar 30, 2015

22 photos

... booked a half day tour for our final full day here, which we were very excited about. You will just have to keep reading to find out!!

On our journey up to the Bay of Islands, we made two pit stops, firstly in the small town of Warkworth for a breakfast snack and the toilets. We both went for ham and cheese toasties which were yummy. Our second stop was at Whangarei Waterfalls where we got to see the waterfall surprisingly enough. However, just ...

Amity Island through the hole in the rock

A travel blog entry by stevecherylmoss on Feb 08, 2015

7 photos

... them. Somehow we managed to ooooo and ahhhhh at the sight of these islands and The bay of Islands does live up to its name, it is magnificent. Steve was clicking away and hopefully some of the pics will be in focus ?!? And suddenly we stopped and entered another small bay and ferry landing, Sweet Mother of Mary it was warm again and I got my hearing back. We docked and (I will talk again in a summing up blog about health and safety in NZ a paper to be presented to the Govt is ...

The drive!

A travel blog entry by rich070 on Feb 02, 2015

3 photos

... bit of a mishmash of animals and habitats. Third floor!! WW1 & WW2?!? Regardless, they had free wifi which allowed me to check in with the world and to download a free offline route map for my vast amount of driving out here (and what a godsend it has been) They say only mad dogs and Englishman go out in the midday sun! Well I think "Brits in broom brooms heading to bay of islands" should be included it that statement. Especially as 3 hrs in, your ...

All roads lead to Cape Reinga

A travel blog entry by sarzmc on Jan 02, 2015

102 photos

... t seen much traffic for a while and suddenly came across cars parked everywhere by the side of the road, visiting Tane Mahuta (Maori forest god tree). We did likewise, craning our necks up at the tallest remaining kauri tree, which was pretty tall!

Further down the road we took a longer trail into the forest to see the ‘four sisters’ group of trees standing together and the ancient ‘father of the forest’, the thickest kauri tree alive. It was ...