The Mighty Waikato is an exciting and diverse region. In the North is sunny Coromandel with gorgeous, white sand beaches, Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach. To the West is Hamilton City, Raglan – famous for its surfing and Waitomo where you can explore caves, be dazzled by glow worms and go black water rafting. Head down South and you will find Geo Thermal activity and stunning Lake Taupo, perfect for boating, fishing and a perfect Kiwi Summer vacation. One things for sure, there is plenty to do here and something for everyone!
I love watching the mornings here. We have a fantastic view out across the lake from the living room and deck. The days always start out with a blanket of soft coloured clouds hanging in the bays. Continue reading here.
A DAY EXPLORING TAUPO
Our beautiful Pukawa haven is perfectly located. It’s in a quiet little settlement, close to a great swimming beach and feels like it is a world away. Perfect for relaxing, slipping into holiday mode and leaving time behind you. Continue reading here.
LAKE SWIMS, WILD BLACKBERRIES & A KERERU
Breakfast this morning is on the deck, watching the rising sun while piwakawaka (fantails) flit about in the morning air. Today has been set aside to discover Pukawa Continue reading here.
It’s a grey, rainy day and the air is cool in Wellington, not holiday weather! But it will be good for travelling – it wont be a car sauna today. But less than an hour into the trip we are greeted with blue skies and sunshine. Continue reading here.