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... ALMOST ninety years ago an adventurer who was also one of the world's most popular authors rounded the headland of Cape Brett in what has been termed "the edge of the world", dolphins leaping through the crystal bow wave as he sailed past fabulous tropical islands. Zane Grey, whose tales of the Wild West have captiv...

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Historic Russell in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand

today: 9th July 2020
...Now it is a quiet seaside town. But in the 1800s, Russell (Kororareka) was a lawless settlement with a reputation for riots, drunkenness and debauchery....

New Zealand

over a year ago: 4th May 2007
...This is a place in the bay of islands in the North of the northern island. The views really are stunning here. The water has the brightest blue, and aquamarine colors and it is very quiet over there. Well, that was until I started a......

Where is everybody

today: 13th July 2020
...Ive been in Paihia since yesterday afternoon, and BOY is it quiet here. Its sort of a beach town, similar to Ocean Shores or Long Beach, and its definitely geared towards tourists. Its the jump off point for the Bay of Islands, which is a pretty beautiful region, so almost all thats here are ho.....

Maori Village in Northlands Bay of Islands

over a year ago: 4th December 2007
...We have heard rumors that WAKA TAIAMAI HERITAGE JOURNEYS are building a traditional Maori village on the banks of the Waitangi river. I wonder if I as a visitor will be allowed to visit this Maori village when I get to Paihia,......

Oh I Do Love to be Beside the Seaside NauticEd Blog

today: 10th January 2020
...Craig was the Dive Master on the Paihia Dive boat that tied up to us. Paihia Dive is a professional dive company that takes tourist divers out to the Rainbow Warrior and Matauri Bay area for a 2 tank dive. Embarrassingly, I called over.....

Empty Paihia

over a year ago: 6th February 2007
...Everyone has left Paihia or is leaving, the town is so quiet at the momment a shadow of what it used to be, its sad in a way but nice and chilled out. The hostel Bay Adventurer is so quiet I have the whole pool to myself to chill out and read, the cleaners here at the momment are old women which is pretty annoying so I...



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Quiet Seaside Village in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand