Onetangi Beach Apartments
Travel Blogs from Waiheke Island
... shower and introduction to their crazy but cute dogs Chelsea and Chester. From there, we drove to Mt. Eden which is one of the dormant volcanoes in the city with a great 360 degree view for miles, it was really windy but the sun was shining so we didn't mind! Apparently there was a drought over summer and then the last couple of weeks has just been rain so was great to land to ...
... went in for a little snack burger. We also found a cookie shop which sold some very delicious cookies, they also came home with us. We exchanged the remainder of our Australian dollars in a little booth an then went to look at the sky tower. We didn't go up to the top as it cost $28 each but we did go into the gift shop. We then went to countdown (woolworths but NZ version) to buy some dinner... Pork sausage (believe me this is a treat in these countries), mash and beans. I'm so ...
... events. There's music, food, and vendors from the Pacific Islands that are here over the weekend and attract very large crowds. They estimate that at least 10,000 people visit each year. It was very cool to see all the different foods, listen to different music (I heard a lot of reggae), and even see some dancing.
I have a busy weekend ahead of me, so I won't be blogging for a bit, but when I do it'll be full of ...
The wait at Brisbane for the connecting flight was only 30mins and then we boarded what seemed like a sardine tin of a plane compared to the previous premium cattle experience. Oh well 3 hours later and we touched down in Auckland, having watched some of those customs program's on Tv was expecting this experience to take a while, but to be fair was well organised, we had to queue for 30mins to get ...
... but it was $21. Far from cheap but the beer went down smooth.
We caught out ferry back and went back to the hostel as Philip is thinking about staying in NZ a while longer rather than going home so he's thinking about hanging with me for a while and try heading up north. We didn't make it back it time but well try tomorrow. I have booked two more nights here in Auckland and hopefully I can be out of here on Sunday.
I think we're going to try going bowling ...
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