Pavilion Motel & Conference Centre
Travel Blogs from Palmerston North
Out from New Plymouth it was not far to Mt Egmont and good views from the lookout. It has been climbed by Sir Edmund Hillary. At lunch time we found Dawson Falls on the other side of the mountain. From there we travelled along the coast to Palmerston North. It was mainly farmland with a few dairies and and quite a lot of straw hay bales out in the fields.
... To add to the 'awesomeness' we had a great thunder storm which we both thoroughly enjoyed!
The next day we went and caught up with Jasons friend Murray, then hit the shops for some retail therapy. Palmerston North feels like it is in the middle of nowhere, however the shopping is fabulous, I was SO impressed. We had a really good time looking around and having lunch in a lovely wee cafe.
That night we went to ...
... because he hasn't been to the movies for a while, so we had a look around town and had to check the movie timetable, conviently there was a movie that started in the next hour ... and it was Tuesday so movies were only $9.40. There wasn't time to go back and have dinner but luckily there was a Burger King nearby (I know, it sounds like we have takeaways all the time, in fact this was only the fourth time we'd had takeaways for ...
... nowhere! After about 5 minutes and with burning thighs he finally caved and off we went, from then on he was fantastic and did everything I asked (although was a little partial to a snack and didn’t really want to wait for the others always!). Our plan for the trek was to head up to the top of one of the big hills at the top of river valley which is very deep with huge high steep sides and rolling green sheep paddocks, some of the Lord of the ...
Buck Palace The tower of London Westminster Abbey (for a Service?) etc etc will
Something that we haven’t considered but will do so when we
get there is whether we should take a trip on the train to say Oxford or
It would give us a bit of a view of the countryside as well to
actually see such a famous place.
We would like to do a show or two while we are there and Joan
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- Pets allowed