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March 6th 2012
Saved: July 8th 2012EDIT THIS ENTRY

We travelled about 300kms today (Monday) passing through some amazing scenery round lots of bays and up hill and down dale. We spent the night in a converted Freight train carriage!

Today (Tuesday) has been another long day but we did stop for 2 hours to visit the Kauri museum. We have ended up at the foot of the Coromandel Peninsula which we intend to explore over the next couple of days. Motel is very nice a roomy wih pool, sauna and spa.


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MatapouriMatapouri
Matapouri

One of the beautiful bays
Frying Pan CornerFrying Pan Corner
Frying Pan Corner

Just another wonderful view
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Dargaville

The converted Freight wagon we slept in
Quilt ShopQuilt Shop
Quilt Shop

Just over the road from the wagon and yes I did buy some material !!
Kauri MuseumKauri Museum
Kauri Museum

Showing the ageing of a large Kauri tree, one of many photos we will show on return


7th March 2012

Happy Anniversary
Great to see you are having a good time. Photos bring back memories of our visit. Don't remember seeing any quilt shops though! Carry on enjoying yourselves and keep sending the photos. Love M&D

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