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

Rest Day

A travel blog entry by sonia.robinson on Feb 16, 2015

2 comments, 13 photos

... and taken to pieces and number and shipped and reconstructed in Paihia. The grounds are beautiful showing all the native trees of NZ together with their flowers and how they are used. For further information please Google!!! Made our way back sitting on the beach gazing at the tranquil views. Another great day but busier than we had planned but you only come this way once,. Had. A LovEly tasty BBQ and wine great end to the day ...

Burnt on a boat in the Bay

A travel blog entry by rich070 on Feb 03, 2015

1 comment, 4 photos

... have been removed leaving the rotten fish coloured skin to be exposed to the element whilst away from his natural habitat. The call off the Sunburnium Briticus is unique also:- "AAAAAAAAAHHHHHHMY****INGBACKISBURNTTOB UGGERYASISMYFORHEADTIMETOGROWANEWNOSEAS WELLCAUSETHISONESGONNAPEELOFFBYTHEWEEKE NDJUSTYOUWATCH" So there you have a brief insight into the flora and fauna of the bay of islands! I'm off to make a fry up on my forehead!!! ...

No drama sheep farmer

A travel blog entry by jroe on Jan 03, 2015

19 photos

... New Zealand, I met more Australians than I had for an entire month in Australia.

I ended up rooming with two young uni girls. Uni in Australia is what they call college. There were a lot of young Uni girls on my tour since they are currently on summer break. They were very nice and they respect me as their elder by giving me the big bed (this was because I complained about having to sleep on hostel ...

Tropical Paradise Ahoy!

A travel blog entry by suzieq88 on Jan 02, 2015

19 photos

... have flip flops on. OUCH! By the time we got to the water, all was good though. The lagoon had remarkably clear water, considering the tide was coming in and churning all the water up. We were swimming amongst a school of fish for a while and spotted some larger solitary ones lurking on the lagoon floor. At one point, muggins here managed to get seaweed tangled in my hair. Not a good look let me reassure you!

Once we’d left the large lagoon, we ...

Peace and Quiet - New Years in Paihia

A travel blog entry by suzieq88 on Dec 31, 2014

14 photos

... being in a washed out tent in torrential rain is not something I would wish on anyone. The Haruru Falls, much like many things we saw in Paihia I would imagine would have been beautiful in the sunshine. After being thoroughly soaked, we then headed back to the car, not before I said hello to a gaggle of wild chickens that had sought shelter under a picnic bench from the dreadful weather. Unfortunately for us, as according to the forecast was the case for most of New Zealand, ...