Travel Blogs from Auckland
... morning we set off on a short trip to Rotorua a city which is built on top of a hot bed of geothermal activity! Just before we arrived we stopped off at the agrodome to watch a farm show. This may sound a little bit geeky but it was actually really good. They bought out about 20 different breeds of sheep that are farmed in New Zealand, brought out 3 working dogs for a display, sheared a sheep and milked a cow amongst other things. It was good fun and ...
... time. We arrived in Auckland with mixed emotions. In one hand we were buzzing; new country and new experiences coming our way but we also had no where to stay that night. We had been looking for weeks but the whole of Auckland was booked up. On the weekend we decided to fly in not known to us there happens to be a massive Rugby tournament, an Eminem concert and a lantern festival. There wasn't a bed in the whole city. As soon as we arrived I ...
... last a lifetime! Here that's not been the case. Whether its been because we've been moving around much quicker or that there's a lot more younger gap yaaah types who we've not clicked with, I don't know.
So its on to Australia for a totally different experience of living and working in Melbourne before travelling up the East Coast. I'm really excited about seeing Helena in Brisbane and maybe even Dixie too! So its t'rah to New Zealand & g'day to ...
... on the edge of a drop and had hot chocolate and cookies to keep us warm as it was mighty cold down there. We looked over to see our rubber tubes for our next descent/ high jump into cold water as i went under fully in the water still glad to pop back up sitting on my tube we paddling our way along with the help of roping along the cave walls to stop to turn our headlights off to see the magnificent glow worms in their spectacular glory. Nick explained their life cycle and why they ...
At 5am boxing day with very sore heads we dragged ourselves out of bed, tidied up from the night before and headed off to the airport, tai was extremely poorly this morning and spent the entire journey moaning and groaning until eventually having flown up to Auckland, looked around a million car parking spaces for the hire car and made it half way to my uncles house he suddenly felt better and ate a pie! We thought about requesting an upgrade and playing the newly ...
TripAdvisor Reviews The Crescent Auckland
Other places to stay in Auckland
108 Great South Road, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $90
224 Greenlane Rd W, Auckland | Hotelfrom $70
95 Greenlane Road East Remuera, Auckland | Hotel$77 average
21 Alpers Street, Auckland | 5 star hotelfrom $121