Rotorua: Orakei Korako

After the ordeal of white water rafting we decided to take a more relaxed approach to the end of our time in Rotorua with a visit to the Orakei Korako thermal village. Rotorua is known for it’s geothermal wonders and has several thermal villages you can visit but Orakei Korako, despite being a little out-of-the-way, […]

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Rotorua: White Water Rafting

After a few days in Rotorua it was time for our white water rafting adventure on the Kaituna river. Although I love kayaking and I’m a big fan of floating down a river I’ve never been rafting before. Rotorua is home to numerous rafting companies but as Nick had already rafted with Kaitiaki Adventures we […]

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Rotorua

After the awesomeness that was the Waikato region we headed to Rotorua and the next leg of our adventure. Rotorua is one of New Zealand’s thermally active regions and home to numerous hot pools, spa’s, lakes, redwood forests and thrill-seeker activities. We arrived in Rotorua and found our pitch for the night, the car park […]

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