Rose City Motel
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TripAdvisor Reviews Rose City Motel Palmerston North
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... to the top of the farm, and due to the clear weather could see for miles around including some of the snow capped mountains in the national park 2 hours drive away! As I was staying with the Monk family in the lead up to Christmas it was quite a sociable time of year including a meeting with the discussion group Hamish is a member of. In turn the farmers host an afternoon on their farm where different farming issues can be ...
... at her local pub, but after a pretty heavy night in Taupo, we made it an early one. Was a pretty awesome bar with live music going on, was packed. Kelly is a Scientist, pretty impressive ay ;) and she works in The University near the area, so there were a lot of students around and xmas parties going on. Another pretty early start the following day, as we were off on our final day to ...
... the meat for consumption and also supplied local markets. There are also many deer farms around the country side. Hunting is still carried out by using helicopters, and 8 deer can be hauled out in one load. Venison is a regular feature at grocery stores and restaurants, both roasts and ground.
After our visit and lunch we continued to travel to the interior by the Haast Pass. This was the road in which 2 Canadians were killed last fall, when ...
... the hostel kitchen, stopping instead at the Burger King I had really wanted all day.
The hostel owner had recommended a walk along the river, so I had that saved for the Monday. In the event the day was drizzly, so I passed the morning in the library. It's an interesting building, built into an old department store, and with creative use of the space; a large open area right at the bottom holds chairs and a piano, upstairs has reception, the internet cafe and ...
... br> We got back to his place and started on the beers. He's got a pretty nice set up in his converted garage. Along with the couch and chairs lining the two sides there is a bar on the left, a TV hanging in the corner on the wall and even a recording booth off the end of the bar. Not soon after we got home his roommate showed up and joined us for a few beers. For dinner Mark cooked up some burgers and sausages on the barbie and ...