Cottages On St. Andrews
Travel Blogs from Havelock North
... proper bed to sleep in. We packed our cases ready for Taupo and then went to Marks to pick up the fuel card as we were working in the morning. Typical, the day we plan to do something we're working! Trish and the kids had been to splash planet, a water park in Hastings, so the kids were very excitable. We sat and had a chat with them, Hef was talking to mark about his win at the speed shear. We headed back to the caravan via the fuel station. We dug our gear out of ...
... and hope for the best! Hayley's a good teacher so she'll get the hang of it. Around half an hour in to the last run; Brya is shearing off the belly wool and suddenly stops and shouts Joe. She's cut the lamb, pretty bad! She held it shut so we couldn't see what she'd done. Then she lifts the skin and wow! There it is; blood pouring out. Joe gets his stitching needle out and they attempt to stitch it but the lamb starts kicking (do you blame him!) and then the guts ...
Monday morning, and what a beautiful morning it was! It was sure to be a hot day! Not to mention my cousin Aaron had the day off school! I mean, how often does your cousin from the other side of the world, who you haven't seen in 10 years, visit for a couple of days?! Of course they let him miss a day (and he was pretty happy about it). Grandad had affairs to sort, but the rest of us started the day ...
... We have a powered site and Andy and Jim have a wee cottage …… with a washing machine. Wonderful. Three loads of our washing done before bedtime.
Had a lovely long goss and catchup over wine and nibbles and then headed back into town for fish and chips. We were all a bit knackered, so a reasonably early night. This place is really quiet and peaceful. Happy ...
... most people around here (especially in the country side) are pretty warm and welcoming. Some people told me, that they pick up hitchhikers sometimes and that they let them stay at their house, if it's rainy or something. How cool is that! I don't think you would find a lot of people (if any at all) in Germany who would do that. But yeah....back to Thursday. We went to Dannevirke with Krystal, her 2 kids and her mum. There was a sheep sale (Krystal's mum has a lot of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking