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2KCUP: Round 6 Taupo Motorsport Park

The 2KCUP is a racing series started only last year, with the idea to offer a series without breaking the bank.

A standard car 2.0 litres or less, naturally aspirated for under $2000 are the requirements to enter the 2KCUP.



We headed to Taupo for 3 nights so that we could do the Tongariro Crossing. Post to follow. As were were there for 3 nights Mike studied the campsite guides whilst I drove us there. 301 more words

Smelling of eggs, swinging over rivers and Josie's 22nd birthday

We left Rotorua and headed to Taupo, a one hour bus journey south. The route was through foggy valleys with mountains either side, one word best to describe it? 3,799 more words

1st April: Geothermal Activities

Tuesday 01/04/2014
Em writing

Today we got up earlyish (for us!) at 9am. As I mentioned yesterday, we played with Mo’s daughter Poppy after breakfast. When we went to our room to pack she kept crawling in to find us to play with again! 362 more words

31st March: Sunny Lakeside Stroll with Steaming Sand

Monday 31/03/2014
Em writing

After my travel weary day yesterday I slept really well and got up pretty late. We considered going to check out the hot pools but then Mo invited us for a scenic walk by the lake with her daughter, nine-month-old Poppy. 469 more words

30th March: Rock Church and Huka Falls

Sunday 30/03/2014
Andie writing

The previous two church services we’d been to were quite traditional Anglican in style. They were nice in their own way but quite quiet. 943 more words

New Zealand - land of inspiration and beauty

Wow, I got pretty slack on the blogging front!! Sorry for those of you who still read my infrequent blog these days, I have been away from wifi for most of my time in New Zealand, and when I had access to wifi I was too busy having fun to write my blog! 1,799 more words